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Nine Mostly Hiroshige Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3008T
Lot:
1261
Sold for:
$523$425

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Auction:
Discovery - 3008T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
April 26, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Nine Mostly Hiroshige Woodblock Prints, Japan, four from the series Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido, of various editions, including Fuchu, tate-e edition and Miya, chuban yoko-e edition; three by Hiroshige II (1826-1869) from the series Famous Places in Edo, including one signed Shigenobu; Picnic at Gotenyama, from the series Famous Views of the Eastern Capital; and a fan-shape woodblock print, depicting Mt. Fuji, with Yamadaya mark, mostly oban yoko-e unless stated otherwise.

Estimate $20-200


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Keywords

Sakura Blossoms, Hiroshige, Tōkaidō, Visual arts, Japan

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