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Five Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949) Woodblock Prints

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
676
Sold for:
$861$700

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

Description:

Five Tsuchiya Koitsu (1870-1949) Woodblock Prints, Japan, all later edition published between 1956 to 1952, Benkei Bridge; Snowy Farmyard in Yaizu, cut margins; Yotsuya Arakicho (Teahouse); Spring Snow at Kyoto Maruyama; and Nikko Futarasan, cut margins, all with a publisher's seal by Doi Hangaten, oban tate-e, 16 3/4 x 11 3/8 in.
Estimate $700-900

overall in good condition with minor creases, fading, and toning to some.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Doi Hangaten, Nikko Futarasan, Benkei, Japanese folklore, Japan

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