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Two Clifton Karhu (1927-2007) Woodblock Prints

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3039T
Lot:
1509
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Auction:
Discovery - 3039T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 09, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Two Clifton Karhu (1927-2007) Woodblock Prints, Lord Ashiya, 1969, numbered, titled, signed, and dated in pencil in the bottom margin; Shop at Muromachi, numbered, titled in Japanese, signed in pencil with seal in the bottom margin, to 13 1/2 x 18 1/8 in.
Japanese Prints online
Estimate $200-300

one with cut to a top right corner, taping residues on back, ink bleeding in the margins; one with trace of water damages including one with abrasion to top left corner, slightly out of register, mild buckling.


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

Clifton Karhu, Book design, Printmaking, Relief printing, Visual arts, Woodblock printing

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