The portfolio comprising 22 Etchings, title sheet and table of contents, released by Amsler & Ruthardt Verlag, Berlin/Leipzig 1915 Beyer 332-353. Each signed, dated and with indication on state. Signed, typographically inscribed "Probedruck-Exemplar" in table of contents, there with number "2", and typographic inscription "Abzüge von den unverstählten Original-Platten auf echt Japanpapier". Copy 2/6. On Japon. Image up to 23 x 18 cm (9 x 7 in)Sheet: up to ca. 57 x 37 cm (22,4 x 14,5 in). Each sheet in orig. mount. With information regarding discarded plates and state proofs in this portfolio on verso. In orig. light brown calf portfolio with ivory clasps and gilt tooled figurative illustration. With brocade inside. Size of portfolio: 60 x 40,5 cm (23,6 x 14,3 in). Printed by Giesecke and Devrient and H. Gessner, Leipzig. [EH].
PROVENANCE: Collection Stinnes (with signature on title sheet).