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Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Print

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
637
Sold for:
$277$225

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Print, Japan, from the Famous Places in Edo, 1853, signed "Hiroshige ga," titled "Edono Meisho" with publisher's seal by Yamadaya Shojiro, oban yoko-e, 10 x 14 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-500

overall toning to paper, taping residues to four corners verso, pinhole to upper right corner, tear to upper left corner, color fading.


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Keywords

Japan, Hiroshige, Hiroshige II, Japanese art, Ukiyo-e, Utagawa, Utagawa Hirokage, Visual arts

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