A Flight of Butterflies

By: Laws, George; Sekka, Kanzaka

Price: $35.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Near Fine


An accordion book with purple cloth cover in near fine condition. Previous owner's inscription on front endpaper. Good slipcase with blemishes from sticker removal and edge wear. This volume is a facsimile copy, printed on specially-made paper and bound in Japan, of a 1904 book called One Thousand Kinds of Butterflies. Woodblock illustrations by Kanzaka Sekka and modern calligraphy by George Laws. A beautiful book of butterfly prints in wonderful colors and patterns. Approx. 75 pages.

Title: A Flight of Butterflies

Author: Laws, George; Sekka, Kanzaka

Categories: Art, Insects,

Publisher: N Y, MOMA/ Thames and Hudson: 1979

ISBN Number: 0870992066

ISBN Number 13: 9780870992063

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Good

Seller ID: 141985

Keywords: Accordion, Silk, Purple, butterflies, insects, Japanese, Calligraphy,