Lot 614: CHINA - JAPAN -- KITES -- TATSUSABRO KATO. Kites of Japan, a vanishing art.
November 15, 2016
2311 RW Leiden, NetherlandsLive Auction
CHINA - JAPAN -- KITES -- TATSUSABRO KATO. Kites of Japan, a vanishing art. Tokyo, Ed. Unida, 1971. W. 5 lvs. (incl. ti-p. and colophon), 1 cold. woodcut reproduction of Hokusai's famous view (tog. w. an actual kite, a Kadu-dako) and 18 beautiful original kite paintings on rice paper by Master Kato Tatsusabro, all in or. black wrps. Lge-fol. In ocl. portfol., Japanese style, w. fasteners. (Portfol. partly discold./faded). Printed in a limited and numbered edition of 100 copies, our copy nr. 27. All the paintings are executed by Master Kato Tatsusabro, who has been painting and making kites for more than 60 years. - Complete set.
Estimated Price: € 400