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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Horikawa River, Obama

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
18
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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

Description:

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Horikawa River, Obama, Japan, early Fall 1920, limited edition of 200, color woodblock print, published by Watanabe, from the series Souvenirs of Travel I, signed with "Kawase" seal (used before 1923) and date on print, titled with series information in left margin, oban yoko-e, 10 3/8 x 14 7/8 in.
(N 19)
Condition: Lightly toned, slightly out of register, ink stain to one corner, stains from gluing on verso.

Provenance: Purchased in 1982 from Red Lantern Shop, Kyoto, Japan.
Estimate $5,000-7,000

Lightly toned, slightly out of register, pristine stain to a corner, stains from gluing on verso.


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Japan, Horikawa River, Kyoto

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