Sumi (Vagabond Illustrations)


 

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Description

This 2009 artbook is out of print in both the Japanese and American editions. This is the original Japanese first edition.

Sumi contains Inoue's magnificent pen and brush work in black and white. This book also features photographs of Inoue's studio, as well as select sketches that show the art's progress from rough ideas to the polished finished material.

This is one of two art books based on the Vagabond manga. The other is called Water: Vagabond Illustration Collection which contains color art. Minimal text in Japanese.

Takehiko Inoue (born 12 January 1967) is a Japanese manga artist. He is best known for the basketball series Slam Dunk (1990–1996), which is one of the best-selling manga series in history, and the samurai manga Vagabond.

Features

Takehiko Inoue

Condition & Attributes

Fine in Near Fine dustjacket (light shelfwear, very flat, tight, clean)

Creators

Takehiko
Inoue

Publishing Information

Japan
Kodansha
2009
1st
9784063646733

Physical Description

11.4 inches
9 inches
164 pages
black & white with some color
Softcover
wraps
Japanese