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Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997), Tosyodaiji, Nara

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2927B
Lot:
652
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2927B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997), Tosyodaiji, Nara, Japan, 1959, 71/80, color woodblock print, depicting an imagery of Buddhist statues with geometric color blocks, signed in brush with seal on print, titled, numbered, and dated in pencil to bottom margin, print 23 3/4 x 17 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,000

backed, minor buckling, creases along edges, minor stain to margins.


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Keywords

Kiyoshi Saito, Book design, Kiyoshi, Relief printing, Textual scholarship, Visual arts, Woodblock printing, Japan

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