Illustrations of Japanese Life on crepe paper by Ogawa Kazumasa
[Japan] Very nice example of a Kazumasa Ogawa photograph book printed on crepe paper. The photos are described by Takashima Suteta. Numerous versions were published with a variety of photos. Decorative covers and 12 full-page, colour, collotype photos showing various scenes of life in Japan. Ogawa thanks photographers Tamamura Kozaburo, Kajima Seibei and William Burton for some of the photos in the book.
Tokyo. Ogawa Kazumasa. 1911 (stated 6th edition).
14pp. 18.8 x 25.3cm.
In very good condition with only minor wear.