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November 22, 2014 11:00 AMCalender

Ito Shinsui (1898-1972), Hira

Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2762B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 22, 2014 11:00AM


Ito Shinsui (1898-1972), Hira, Japan, May 1917, color woodblock print, published by Watanabe Shozaburo, from the series Eight Views of Lake Omi, 21/200, titled and dated on print to bottom right, publisher's three block seals with edition information on verso, aiban tate-e, 8 1/2 x 12 1/2 in.
Condition: Inscribed in pencil in upper margin on reverse, reverse lightly taped to mat.

Provenance: Purchased in 1985 from Richard Kruml.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Inscribed in pencil upper margin on reverse, reverse lightly taped to mat.

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Japan, Lake Omi, Richard Kruml