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Toyoharu Chikanobu (1838-1912) Polyptych Woodblock Prints

Auction:
2939M
Lot:
681
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 2939M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
October 13, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Toyoharu Chikanobu (1838-1912) Polyptych Woodblock Prints, Japan, a hexaptych depicting courtesans in leisurely pursuits on six oban size sheets, framed, overall 58 x 17; and a triptych titled Chiyoda no Oku depicting Kabuki actors with an imperial gathering in the background, 13 3/4 x 29 in.
Estimate $100-200

creasing to unframed print.


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Keywords

Toyoharu Chikanobu, Kabuki, Toyohara Chikanobu, Utagawa Toyoharu, Japan

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