Keyes, Roger S: THE ART OF SURIMONO. Privately Published Japanese Woodblock Prints and Books .... London, 1985. 569 pp. Bibliography. Indexes. 48 plates in colour, c. 550 b/w illustrations. 2 vols. 33x24 cm. Cloth, slipcase.
From the collection in the Chester Beatty Library. During the 1760's the word 'Surimono' or 'printed object' began to be applied to a new form of privately commissioned woodblock print published in a limited edition. Price reduced to shift an accumulation of stock.
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 78 in printed List 202.
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