Toushiki Zukai Shodo Youketsu (=Methods of Japanese Calligraphy with see-through lettered tissue guards)

By Suzuki, Kouu

SKU# 15905

$ 75.00

Pp. 176; 100+ full page plates of calligraphy, many with tissue guards lettered in red to demonstrating the ink strokes necessary to make the Japanese characters. Publisher’s original green-patterned silk-covered boards, front cover with paper title label, bound at spine with purple silk ties in Japanese style, gold-flaked endpapers, sm 4to (10 3/8 x 7 1/2 inches). Signature of ‘S. Pearce, Tokyo, December 1945’ on the front endpaper.

Publisher Tokyo Shoin Bookstore
Publisher Place Tokyo
Date Published 1934
Date Published Estimated No
Edition Seventh edition
Number of Volumes 1
Reprint No
Condition Near fine
Condition Description Endpapers with light browning, contents are bright and clean; an attractive copy in near fine condition.
Limited Edition