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Two Tan-e Woodblock Prints Depicting Warriors

Auction:
2957T
Lot:
1527
Sold for:
$123$100

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

Description:

Two Tan-e Woodblock Prints Depicting Warriors, Japan, Torii Kiyomasu (1690s-1720s), depicting Ichikawa Danjuro I in the role of Takenuki Goro; and Ichikawa Danjuro II, cutting a mie pose in Shibaraku, both reproductions, framed and glazed, sight size 22 1/2 x 11 1/2 in.

Two Centuries of Japanese Prints
Estimate $200-250

not examined out of frame, in good condition with minor loss of red pigment, buckling, overall toning.


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

Danjuro II, Ichikawa Danjūrō, Japanese art, Kabuki, Mie, Shibaraku, Theatre, Torii Kiyohiro, Torii Kiyomasu, Torii school, Visual arts, Woodblock printing in Japan, Japan

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