• Japanese and Korean Art  auction at Christies

    Sale 2193

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1025

    Gyokushu Soban (1600-1668)

    Ugo seizan ao utata aoshi (The blue mountain looks more blue after rain)

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    Gyokushu Soban (1600-1668)
    Ugo seizan ao utata aoshi (The blue mountain looks more blue after rain)
    Signed Shunsui sho, sealed Yuyu jizai and another seal
    Hanging scroll; ink on paper
    54 3/8 x 11 5/8in. (138 x 29.5cm.) (2)


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    Gyokushu was the 185th abbot of Daitokuji Temple in Kyoto.


    Kano Tan'yu (1602-1674)
    Portrait of Priest Kenko
    Signed Tan'yusai hitsu, sealed Morinobu
    Hanging scroll; ink and slight color on paper
    22 x 7in. (56 x 17.8cm.)