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Eight Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Prints

Auction: Discovery - 2957T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 10, 2016 10:00AM


Eight Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858) Woodblock Prints, Japan, all meisho-e depicting famous views and scenes including two from the series Mu Tamakawa (Six Jewel Rivers), trimmed; and four depicting various views of Tokaido, Edo, and Kyoto, all chuban tate-e except one in yoko-e (trimmed) and one with two views in yatsugiriban yoko-e format, to 9 1/2 x 7 in.
Estimate $20-200

two tamakawa severly toned, torn, backed; the others with overall toning, minor tears.

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Jewel Rivers, Edo, Kyoto, Tokaido, Japan