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Two Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1330
Sold for:
$123$100

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Auction:
Discovery - 3132T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
September 12, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Woodblock Prints, Japan, one by Utagawa Toyohiro (1773-1829), depicting courtesans pulling a rope, possibly from a triptych; and one depicting a boating scene at night, framed and glazed, oban tate-e, sight size 14 3/4 x 9 7/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $200-400

not examined out of frame, overall toning and fading, minor buckling.


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Keywords

Japan, Arts, Toyohiro, Utagawa, Utagawa school, Visual arts, Woodblock printing

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