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Shiko Munakata (1903-1975), Three Woodblocks

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
538
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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

Description:

Shiko Munakata (1903-1975), Three Woodblocks, Japan, 20th century, ink on paper, Walt Whitman House, 1959, 4/70, titled, signed, dated, and numbered in pencil, sealed "Shiko" on print, framed and glazed, sight 6 1/2 x 7 7/8; an untitled landscape, 5/70, signed "Shiko" in Japanese and "Munakata" in Roman in pencil, sealed "Shiko" on print, sight 6 3/8 x 1 3/4; and Kaze Kiyoshi Ichi Nyo, 1962, signed, dated, and numbered in pencil with a seal on bottom margin, framed and glazed, sight size 13 3/4 x 9 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,800-2,000

in good condition, two framed examined over glass.


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Shiko Munakata, Japan, Kiyoshi Ichi Nyo

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