The Colour-Prints of Hiroshige
London, New York, Toronto & Melbourne: Cassell & Company, 1925. First Edition. Hardback. A biography and bibliography of the artist. Complete with 16 colour plates, and 36 b/w plates illustrating examples of the famous Japanese ukiyo-e artist; considered the last great master of that tradition. Very good condition, with virtually no foxing. Wear to the head of the spine, plus some age toning and light soiling to the cream boards. Frontis memorial portrait of Hiroshige by Kunisada, with original tissue guard. Illustrated endpapers. 205 pages. 280 x 225 mm (11 x 8¾ inches).