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Six Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Prints

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2957T
Lot:
1514
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Auction:
Discovery - 2957T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Six Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Prints, Japan, depicting acts of plays, from the series Chushingura, with four chuban yoko-e and two oban yoko-e, 7 x 10 to 10 x 14 1/2 in.

Two Centuries of Japanese Prints
Estimate $800-1,200

overall toning, wear and tear, otherwise in good condition.


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, Chūshingura, Edo period, Hiroshige, Hiroshige II, Japanese art, Japanese folklore, Printmaking, Utagawa, Visual arts, Woodblock printing, Woodblock printing in Japan, Yokohama-e

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