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"Solitude," an Essay from Walden by Henry David Thoreau

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1333
Sold for:
$369$300

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

Description:

"Solitude," an Essay from Walden by Henry David Thoreau, Aquarius Press: Baltimore - New York, 1971, bound in the Japanese "fukuro-toji" manner in a box containing eleven woodblock prints by Naoko Matsubara (b. 1937), box 16 1/2 x 15 5/8, woodcuts to 15 5/8 x 14 3/8 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $250-350

minor wear otherwise in excellent condition.


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Keywords

Naoko Matsubara, Aquarius, Culture, Henry David Thoreau, Human behavior, Matsubara Naoko, Visual arts, Walden, Woodblock printing

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