by HINOSHITA, Matahei.
1935. HINOSHITA, Matahei. Yusokufu mon'yo. [Traditional Patterns]. 3 volumes. With over 100 coloured woodblock printed illustrations on 45 double-pages. Folio, 310 x 220 mm, bound in publisher's decorated silk accordion bindings in a new cloth folding box. Kyoto: Uchida Bijutsu Shoshi, 1935. A superbly printed collection of Japanese textile patterns inspired by traditional royal court kimono fabrics. Great care has been taken with the mis en page, which greatly adds to the appeal of the exquisite woodcuts. Some wear to the fragile boards, and a few spots and paper blemishes, but the woodcuts are in fine fresh condition. (Inventory #: 165230)