Expressive Faces Book with 28 Woodblocks Portraits - Interesting Meiji era book featuring 28 woodblock portraits of men and women with different expressions, done in a limited palette of black, blue, peach, and gray. The prints are mounted accordion style with a centerfold, attached along outer sides. The first and last prints are glued to the paper covers. An unusual item.
Artist - Meiji era artist (unsigned)
Image Size - Each image 6 1/4" x 4 3/8"; overall size 7" x 4 5/8" x 1/4"
Condition - Prints with excellent color and detail as shown. Prints have soiling and creasing, many have vertical folds. One print has a loss at edge and small hole. Please see photos for details.
If you are a new bidder, please read the Rules and Guidelines page before bidding.