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Thirteen Assorted Woodblock Prints

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2957T
Lot:
1598
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Auction:
Discovery - 2957T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 10, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Thirteen Assorted Woodblock Prints, Japan, five near square, of various subjects, including one by Chikuseki (1747-1806) depicting narcissus, the others depicting seal chops, landscape, a nightmare with skeletons, and cat boxes; two meisho-e of landscapes, chuban yoko-e; and six oban prints including a shin hanga depicting beauties, landscapes, and a park, sizes to 16 x 10 1/2 in.
Estimate $20-200

overall in good condition with some with toning, tears, stains, and worm-eaten holes.


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, Japanese art, Japanese printmakers, Printmaking, Shin-hanga, Ukiyo-e, Visual arts, Woodblock printing in Japan

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