Decoration and ornament -- Japan; Stencil work -- Japan
English, German and French, each part having special t.p. and separate paging;On inserted slip: The issue of this (the first) edition, containing a real Japanese stencil-plate as frontispiece, is limited in number
Summer kimono / the color of blue sky... / morning pilgrimage (Exhibition : 2008)
Summer kimono / the color of blue sky... / morning pilgrimage (Kobayashi Issa, 1822) -- Few items evoke Japan in the Western imagination more than a kimono. Although literally translated as "what is worn," the kimono is far more than a utilitarian...
Remainder of title page: "...par Botiau, Claude, Courson, Fontaine, Gizant, Gallet, Guichard, La Selve, Lambert, Madoulet et Redouté..." "Il paraîtra un Cahier tous les mois." Contains Cahiers 7 to 12 bound together