Woodblock Printed Book of Ancient Kimono Designs with 90 lovely designs worn by Japanese nobles
[Japan] Impressive folding book (orihon) containing a superb selection of designs used in kimono for the aristocracy of long ago. The designs are by Ema Tsutomu and Utsunomiya Seitaro. Comes with its original folding case. The title in Japanese is, 'Yoyo Mikeshi'.
Kyoto. Imabuki Tenmado. 1927.
52pp. 29 x 19.7cm.
In very good condition. Minor wear and marks to covers. Internally fine. Folding case with some wear and marks but still very good.