SOTATSU, Tawaraya. Hato. [Waves]. Edited by Naozaburo Yamada. Illustrated with 22 coloured woodblock prints by Tawaraya Sotatsu. Oblong folio, 380 x 265 mm, bound in publisher's silk binding in original cardboard sleeve, the covers printed after calligraphy by Tomioka Tessai. Kyoto: Unsodo, 1910.
A splendid album of wave designs, which are based on designs by Sôtatsu, the important early 17th century Rimpa artist. The beautifully printed woodblocks are typical of the high quality of workmanship associated with the publishing house of Unsodo.
Item nr. 165332