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Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings

Auction:
3071T
Lot:
1306
Sold for:
$74$60

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Auction:
Discovery - 3071T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
January 16, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Six Woodblock Prints and Paintings, Japan, Utamaro Kitagawa (1753-1831), Pleasure Boat, Sumida River, oban tate-e triptych; Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858), Ariwara no Narihira Passing Mount Fuji on His Journey to the East, oban tate-e vertical diptych; a triptych depicting ladies in a garden; an album bifold depicting one of the "Thirty-six Immortal Poets" and her verse; a fan painting of dancers in lion and dragon costumes; and a fan painting of actors, size to 14 3/4 x 10 1/8 in.

Estimate $20-200


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Keywords

Passing Mount Fuji, Ariwara no Narihira, Hiroshige, Japanese art, Japanese poetry, Japanese printmakers, Utagawa, Utagawa school, Utamaro, Visual arts, Japan

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