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||"The New Wave--Twentieth Century Prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection"|
by Amy Reigle Stephens, et al
||1993 (out of print)
||Bamboo Publishing (London)
||11 3/8 x 11 1/2 inches
x 228 pgs
||Hardcover, with original glossy slipcover.
(Deeply embossed "butterfly pattern" into book's front blue cover.)
(Mylar wrapped outer dust-cover; binding tight.)
||A superbly comprehensive and authorative overview of the "shin hanga" period,
encompassing the late-Meiji, Taisho and early
Showa periods, drawing unique depth from Robert O. Muller's multi-1000 print
collection. Beginning with three essays outlining
the historical development of the "shin hanga" movement, followed by an amazing
selection of prints--each of which includes
extensive notes, discussion and an in-depth biography for dozens of Japanese and
Western artists from that period. Extensively illustrated, with 240 large color
and 80 b/w illustrations. Unquestionably THE most sought-after and most
highly recommended reference on shin hanga.
Out of print/seldom available.
ONE copy only.)