Polster, E. & Marks, A: SURIMONO. Prints by Elbow. Washington, 1980. x, 494 pp. Colour plates throughout. 48x31 cm. Silk-covered boards.
Sumptuous production with covers of yellow silk devoted to Surimono, primarily dating from the late 18th century onwards. The hundreds of surimono illustrated come from various museums including the Fogg Museum, Boston Museum of Fine Arts and the Tokyo National Museum. The enthusiasm of the authors for their subject comes through in the detailed descriptive texts. Published in an edition of 1050 copies.
Available, as of: 12/02/2022
Was item 112 in printed List 202.
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