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Six Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3132T
Lot:
1355
Sold for:
$523$425

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

Description:

Six Woodblock Prints, Japan, one by Kuniyoshi, depicting legendary warrior figures, tate-e; three by Hokusai, from the series Thirty-six Views of Edo, including No. 1 and 3 and an additional The Back of Fuji from the Minobu River, yoko-e; one by Utamaro, depicting figures in dancing to music, tate-e; and a reproduction depicting warriors and an animal, yoko-e, all framed and glazed, all oban except the last two.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $500-700

not examined out of frame, in good condition with some abrasions, toning, stains visible under the glass.


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

Japan, Hokusai, Japanese art, Japanese printmakers, Printmaking, Ukiyo-e, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Utamaro, Visual arts

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