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Two Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3183T
Lot:
1354
Sold for:
$172$140

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Auction:
Discovery - 3183T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
November 28, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Two Woodblock Prints, Japan, one by Utagawa Kuniyoshi depicting a beauty standing, titled "hana" (flower); and one by Toyohara Chikanobu depicting an interior scene with two courtesans engaged in a game, framed and glazed, oban tate-e, sight sizes to 14 x 9 1/4 in.

Asian Art Online
Estimate $20-200

not examined out of frame.


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Keywords

Japan, Chikanobu, Japanese art, Japanese painting, Schools of ukiyo-e artists, Toyohara Chikanobu, Ukiyo-e, Utagawa, Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Utagawa school, Visual arts

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