09-16-2016 09-16-2016
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2927B Boston
September 16, 2016 11:00 AMCalender
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Two Woodblock Prints

$338$275
Auction: Asian Works Of Art - 2927B Location: Boston Date / Time: September 16, 2016 11:00AM

Description:

Two Woodblock Prints, Japan, Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), one, about 1850, Kuwana, the 43rd from the series of The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido-Reisho Edition, publisher Marusei; and one, 1831-1834, Fuchu, the 20th from the series of The Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido-Hoeido Edition, publisher Hoeido, both oban yoko-e, framed and glazed, sight size to 8 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.
Estimate $300-500

both with minor buckling, a worm eaten hole to one, not examined out of frame.


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