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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Saishoin Temple in Hirosaki

Auction:
2762B
Lot:
77
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Saishoin Temple in Hirosaki, Japan, February 1936, color woodblock print, published by Watanabe, later edition, signed with seal, publisher's I-seal (1945-1957), titled and dated on left margin, oban tate-e, 15 1/2 x 10 1/2 in.
(N 217)
Condition: Two pinholes in left margin, mild color fading.

Provenance: Purchased in 1981 from Kabutoya Galleries, Tokyo, Japan.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Two pinholes on left margin, mild color fading.


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Japan, Saishoin Temple, Tokyo

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