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Fourteen Assorted Woodblock Prints

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


Fourteen Assorted Woodblock Prints, Japan, eleven by Utagawa school artists including Kunisada (Toyokuni III, 1786-1865) and by Kuniyoshi (1797-1861), backed to cardboard, mostly depicting beauties, all tate-e; one Yokohama-e; one by Ikkei Shosai (active during Meiji period) from Thirty-six Places in Tokyo; and one by Yoshitaki (1841-1899), mostly oban tate-e, sizes to 14 1/4 x 10 1/4 in.

Two Centuries of Japanese Prints.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

overall toning, some backed, stains, creases, some with wear and tear along edges.

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Toyokuni III, Tokyo, Japan