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Toshi Yoshida 2 books with with ephemera

Auction Date: September 7, 2019

Estimate: $400 - 600

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Lot: 330

(Japanese 1911-1995)brVarieties of the Japanese Print, Japanese Print-Making: A handbook of Traditional and Modern Techniques and Ephemera from the artist and Jack Laycox brBook with 20 hand printed examples. Book by Toshi Yoshida and Rei Yuki published by Charles E. Tuttle Company. Letters between the artists Toshi Yoshida and Jack Laycox.brBook with cardboard case: 8 1/2 x 9 1/8 x 5/8 inches. Book with cardboard case: 8 5/8 x 9 1/8 x 1 1/4 inches. Sheets: 11 1/8 x 8 5/8 inches.brHand signed and dedicated in pen by that artist: Toshi Yoshida (with Japanese characters) To Jack and Jane Laycox. Signed in ink on the front page: Toshi Yoshida (with Japanese Characters). Letters between the artists Jack Laycox and Toshi Yoshida both handwritten and typed.brProvenance: From the estate of artist Jack Laycox.brCONDITION: Varieties of The Japanese Print is in good overall condition, the prints included in the book are all in good repair with no visible tearing or abrasions to the sheets. There is some minor wear to the spine from being taken in and out of the cardboard holder. The tie that holds the book together has faded from purple to more of a washed out purple. Japanese Print Making is in overall good condition, the dust jacket is in tact with no tears or missing areas. There are no missing pages or writing in the book. The original cardboard holder is in good condition and has the insert against the spine to keep it in good repair. The letters are in good condition, with wear to the overall sheets from being handled. But otherwise there are no tears or missing areas of the sheets. br

Auction Date: September 7, 2019

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