Japan Local Doll Toy Collection Full-color Pictorial Woodblock Print Book #1. UNAI NO TOMO (lit Friend of the children) vol. 1 The enlargement second edition by original woodblock. This edition has been added Japanese and English commentary at the end. About 53 pages including the impressive coloring image of Japan folk dolls and toys nearly 100 kinds.It is a book of Shimizu Seifu known as Dr. In 1880, he held a class reunion with a childhood friend in a restaurant of Tokyo. At that time, he was attracted by the beauty of the toys which friends each brought coincidentally and started the collection of local toys of every area of Japan. Although Seifu passed away after the issued of the sixth volume, Nishizawa Tekiho who was a Japanese-style painter continued the publication. All ten volumes included a toy of several thousand and concluded in 1924.
Author Writer: Shimizu Seifu Painter: Unknown (there is no mention) Publisher: Unso-do Date: Showa 40 (1965) Size : Maximum length 9.84. This book has been registered as 40072478 (Information about the first edition) National Diet Library. If you want more look at the Interesting book. Please check out other items I have listed.
_gsrx_vers_841 GS 7.0.16 (841). The item "Japan Local Doll Toy Collection Full-color Pictorial Woodblock Print Book #1" is in sale since Sunday, June 7, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Prints". The seller is "zoookiss" and is located in japan.This item can be shipped worldwide.