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Two Woodblock Prints

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2701M
Lot:
770
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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2701M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
February 04, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Two Woodblock Prints, Japan, one by Harunobu (1725-1770), depicting a courtesan with a boy, signed, framed and glazed, chuban size, 8 1/7 x 9 3/4; the other by Hokusai (1760-1849), "Rainstorm Beneath the Summit," the third from the series "Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji," framed and glazed, oban tate-e, 9 7/8 x 14 3/8 in.
Estimate $500-700

severe paper deterioration; torn paper edges; chips to wood frames.


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Japan, Mount Fuji

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