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Ohara Koson (1877-1945) Woodblock Print

Auction:
2927B
Lot:
678
Sold for:
$277$225

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

Description:

Ohara Koson (1877-1945) Woodblock Print, Japan, depicting a white cockatoo perched on a pomegranate branch, singed with seal on print, Watanabe D seal (1931-41) in the left margin, oban tate-e, 15 3/8 x 10 3/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

slightly out of register, minor toning to edges, dull surface scratches, pinhole to a corner, taping residue to a corner verso.


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

Japan, Cockatoo, Food and drink, Ohara Koson, Pomegranate, Printmaking, Ukiyo-e, Visual arts, Woodblock printing

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