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Nineteen Assorted Kacho-e Woodblock Prints

Auction:
2957T
Lot:
1506
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 2957T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Nineteen Assorted Kacho-e Woodblock Prints, Japan, ten Ukiyo-e prints including one by Hokusai (1760-1849), from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, later edition and one from kacho zu-e series by Hiroshige, and six of various sizes by various ukioyo-e artists including Hiroshige; and nine shin hanga prints including two by Nomura Yoshikuni (1855-1903), sizes to 11 1/4 x 15 3/8 in.

Two Centuries of Japanese Prints
Estimate $800-1,000

overall toning, some backed, many trimmed, some with tears, foxing in progress, stains.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Japan, Hiroshige, Hokusai, Japanese art, Japanese printmakers, Japonaiserie, Landscape artists, Printmaking, Shin-hanga, Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji, Ukiyo-e, Visual arts, Woodblock printing in Japan

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