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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Aoba Castle in Sendai

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
68
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

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

Description:

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Aoba Castle in Sendai, Japan, December 1933, color woodblock print, published by Watanabe, signed with seal, publisher's C-seal (1929-1942) in left margin, titled and dated on left, oban tate-e, 15 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.
(N 210)
Condition: Pinhole in upper left and right margins, slight mark/impression center right, reverse lightly taped to mat.

Provenance: Purchased in 1981 from S. Watanabe Print Co., Tokyo, Japan.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

A pinhole to upper left and right margin, slight mark/impression center right, reverse lightly taped to mat.


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Keywords

Japan, Aoba Castle, Sendai, Tokyo, S. Watanabe Print Co.

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