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Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Morning Rain at Asakusa

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Morning Rain at Asakusa

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1085
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Morning Rain at Asakusa, Japan, 1930, signed with seal on print, published by Shobido with seal reading "Fukyo Fukusei Tokyo Shobido han" in the left margin, titled and More ...

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Evening Snow at Terashima

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Evening Snow at Terashima

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1090
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957), Evening Snow at Terashima, Japan, originally 1920, from the series Twelve Scenes of Tokyo, publisher Watanabe, with J-seal (1946-1957), oban tate-e, 15 3/8 x 10 1/2 in. More ...

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1135
Unsold
 

Twenty-nine Crepe Paperback Books from Japanese Fairy Tale Series, Japan, all published by Takeshijiro Hasegawa, told in English by Mrs. T.H. James, No. 1; three copies of No. 2; three No. 3, More ...

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale   Series

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1137
Sold for:
$523$425

Set of Five Crepe Paperback Books, Japanese Fairy Tale Series, Japan, The Old Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling, The Fountain of Youth, Chin Chin Kobakama, The Boy who Drew Cats, and The Goblin Spider, More ...

Poetical Greetings from the Far East: Japanese Poems by K. Florenz

Poetical Greetings from the Far East: Japanese Poems by K. Florenz

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1138
Unsold
 

Poetical Greetings from the Far East: Japanese Poems by K. Florenz, Japan, crepe paperback in a folding hardcover, by Takeshijiro Hasegawa, Tokyo, 1896, 7 3/4 x 6 1/8 in. More ...

Karma: A Story of Early Buddhism

Karma: A Story of Early Buddhism

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1139
Sold for:
$185$150

Karma: A Story of Early Buddhism, Japan, by Paul Carus, 3rd ed., published by Takeshijiro Hasegawa, Tokyo, 1894, for the Open Cour Publishing Co., Chicago, 8 x 6 1/8 in. More ...

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu   (Collection of Lady's Etiquette)

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu (Collection of Lady's Etiquette)

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1140
Unsold
 

Woodblock Print Book, Kyoiku Jorai shu (Collection of Lady's Etiquette), Japan, with fourteen woodblock prints (including two diptych) by Toyohara Chikanobu (1838-1912) in accordion binding, More ...

Masaaki Tanaka (b. 1947), Two Silkscreen Prints

Masaaki Tanaka (b. 1947), Two Silkscreen Prints

Auction:
3282T
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Sep 09, 2019
Lot:
1196
Unsold
 

Masaaki Tanaka (b. 1947), Two Silkscreen Prints, Japan, Lion Dancing at Tokyo, 1979, 65/75; and Rice Planting Dance at Akiu, Miyagi Pref., 1978, 54/75, numbered, titled, signed, and dated in pencil More ...

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1044
Sold for:
$246$200

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture, Japan, 1998, signed and dated, ht. 7, wd. 4 3/4, dp. 7 1/2 in. Note: The small Pacific island Nii-jima, administered by Tokyo, has a renowned glass art More ...

Japanese Ship's Telegraph

Japanese Ship's Telegraph

Auction:
3280T
Auction:
Discovery - Aug 21, 2019
Lot:
1464
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Japanese Ship's Telegraph, aluminum housing enclosing the 11 1/2-in. dia. double dials marked "Nippon Zosenkal Co. LTD/Tokyo," with central iron column, ht. 40 in. More ...

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture

Auction:
3265B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Jun 20, 2019
Lot:
549
Unsold
 

Osamu Noda Two-piece Art Glass Sculpture, Japan, 1998, signed and dated, ht. 7, wd. 4 3/4, dp. 7 1/2 in. Note: The small Pacific island Nii-jima, administered by Tokyo, has a renowned glass art More ...

Early Nikon M Rangefinder Camera and Lenses

Early Nikon M Rangefinder Camera and Lenses

Auction:
3230M
Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - Apr 12, 2019
Lot:
311
Unsold
 

Early Nikon M Rangefinder Camera and Lenses, no. M609787, with Tokyo Nikkor-H 5cm f/2 collapsible lens and cap, no. 811448; a Tokyo Nikkor-W 3.5cm f/3.5 lens and rear cap, no. 61222; a Tokyo More ...

Kinjiro Harada,   The Pageant of Chinese Painting

Kinjiro Harada, The Pageant of Chinese Painting

Auction:
3212B
Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - Mar 22, 2019
Lot:
469
Sold for:
$800$650

Kinjiro Harada, The Pageant of Chinese Painting, [Tokyo:] Otsuka-Kogeisha, 1936, publisher's morocco, all gilt edges, original slipcase. More ...

George Nakashima, The Soul of a Tree

George Nakashima, The Soul of a Tree

Auction:
3192B
Auction:
20th Century Design - Dec 14, 2018
Lot:
443
Sold for:
$62$50

George Nakashima, The Soul of a Tree, Tokyo and New York: Kodansha International, 1981, signed by the author. More ...

Various Japanese Artists: Unichi Hiratsuka (1895-1997), Reika Iwami (b. 1927), Haku Maki (1924–2000), Maekawa Sempan (1888–1960), Tamam

Various Japanese Artists: Unichi Hiratsuka (1895-1997), Reika Iwami (b. 1927), Haku Maki (1924–2000), Maekawa Sempan (1888–1960), Tamam

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
73
Sold for:
$738$600

Various Japanese Artists: Unichi Hiratsuka (1895-1997), Reika Iwami (b. 1927), Haku Maki (1924–2000), Maekawa Sempan (1888–1960), Tamami Shima (b. 1937), Kinoshita Tomio (b. 1923), Azechi More ...

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910)      A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan

Auction:
3140B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - Sep 21, 2018
Lot:
263
Sold for:
$79,950$65,000

John La Farge (American, 1835-1910) A Torii on Lake Chuzenji, Japan Titled and inscribed on the frame backing paper, with a Doll & Richards label numbered "A 36145" affixed to the frame backing More ...

Japanese Imprints and Subject Illustrated Coffee-table Books, Nine Titles.

Japanese Imprints and Subject Illustrated Coffee-table Books, Nine Titles.

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1337
Unsold
 

Japanese Imprints and Subject Illustrated Coffee-table Books, Nine Titles. Including: Inventive Clothes, 1909-1939, Kyoto: Nissha Printing Co., Ltd., 1975, limited edition, "not for sale," folio, More ...

Five Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) Woodblock Prints

Five Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) Woodblock Prints

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1453
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

Five Kawase Hasui (1883-1957) Woodblock Prints, Japan, all except the last published by Watanabe, Honmonji Temple in Ikegami, 1931, with B seal (1927-1932); Horai Rocks on the Kiso River, 1928, with More ...

Exhibition Catalog

Exhibition Catalog

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1466
Sold for:
$554$450

Exhibition Catalog, Japan, 1926, holding thirty works by Ito Jakuchu (1716-1800) in the collection of the National Museum of Tokyo, depicting various flora and fauna, publisher Yoshida in Tokyo, More ...

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e

Auction:
3132T
Auction:
Discovery - Sep 12, 2018
Lot:
1509
Sold for:
$221$180

Ernest Francisco Fenellosa, An Outline of the History of Ukiyo-e, illustrated with twenty color reproductions, published by Bunshichi Kobayashi, Tokyo Japan, 1901; and an illustrated catalog of a More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Affiches  , Japanese Edition.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Affiches , Japanese Edition.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1123
Unsold
 

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Affiches, Japanese Edition. Tokyo: Publishers' 2000 Inc., 1978. Folio, limited edition, copy number 684 of 1,500 printed, illustrated in color throughout, bound in More ...

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Lithographe I-IV  , Japanese Edition.

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Lithographe I-IV , Japanese Edition.

Auction:
3103T
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - May 31, 2018
Lot:
1129
Unsold
 

Chagall, Marc (1887-1995) Lithographe I-IV, Japanese Edition. Tokyo: Publishers' 2000 Inc., 1978. Four folio volumes, limited edition, copy 684 of 1,500 printed, illustrated in color throughout, More ...

Five Louis Vuitton-related Books

Five Louis Vuitton-related Books

Auction:
3101T
Auction:
Discovery - May 17, 2018
Lot:
1097
Sold for:
$135$110

Five Louis Vuitton-related Books, including Carnet de voyage Tokyo, La Maison Louis Vuitton, and Louis Vuitton Architecture and Interiors. More ...

David Hockney (British, b. 1937)      Caribbean Tea Time

David Hockney (British, b. 1937) Caribbean Tea Time

Auction:
3100B
Auction:
American & European Works of Art - May 11, 2018
Lot:
60
Sold for:
$30,750$25,000

David Hockney (British, b. 1937) Caribbean Tea Time, from the series Moving Focus, 1985-87, edition of 36 plus proofs, published by Tyler Graphics, Ltd., Mount Kisco, New York (MCA Tokyo, 288). More ...

Three Japanese Flags

Three Japanese Flags

Auction:
3097M
Auction:
Sale #3097M - Apr 27, 2018
Lot:
176
Sold for:
$431$350

Three Japanese Flags, c. 1941-45, two silk "good luck" flags, and a flag painted "IN MEMORY OF OCCUPATION/TOKYO/CHERRY MT. FUJI/OKINAWA JAPAN YOKOHAMA/Nagoua," in a poster frame. More ...

Woodblock Print

Woodblock Print

Auction:
3071T
Auction:
Discovery - Jan 16, 2018
Lot:
1074
Sold for:
$308$250

Woodblock Print, Japan, Torii Kiyomasu (1696-1716), depicting three courtesans standing in front of a house with three curtained entrances, each with an inscription indicating Osaka, Kyoto, and More ...

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism   [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy.

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy.

Auction:
3040B
Auction:
Books & Manuscripts - Nov 12, 2017
Lot:
199
Sold for:
$338$275

Carus, Paul (1852-1919) Karma, a Story of Early Buddhism [and] Nirvana, a Story of Buddhist Philosophy. [Tokyo: T. Hasagawa, 1894-1896] for Chicago & London: Open Court Press. Third edition of More ...

Glenn Ligon (American, b. 1960)      Negro Sunshine

Glenn Ligon (American, b. 1960) Negro Sunshine

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1280
Unsold
 

Glenn Ligon (American, b. 1960) Negro Sunshine, 2016, edition of 1000, published by Rat Hole Galleries, Tokyo. Hardcover monograph, 14 5/8 x 11 5/8 in., in a slipcase. Condition: Good. More ...

Toshi Yoshida, Varieties of the Japanese Print,   Vol. 1

Toshi Yoshida, Varieties of the Japanese Print, Vol. 1

Auction:
3039T
Auction:
Discovery - Nov 09, 2017
Lot:
1530
Sold for:
$135$110

Toshi Yoshida, Varieties of the Japanese Print, Vol. 1, with twenty hand-printed examples, Tokyo: 1967, hardcover, in a cardboard slipcase, 8 x 8 3/4 in. Japanese Prints online More ...

Two 30 Seconds Over Tokyo

Two 30 Seconds Over Tokyo

Auction:
3033T
Auction:
Sale #3033T - Oct 18, 2017
Lot:
1347
Sold for:
$98$80

Two 30 Seconds Over Tokyo Signed Copies, c. 1943-44 a hardcover copy with dust jacket, signed by 17 members of the Doolittle Raid, and James H. Doolittle, a hardcover copy with no dust jacket, More ...