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    Sale 2266

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 35

    Katsukawa Shunsho (d. 1792)

    Beauty with fan

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Katsukawa Shunsho (d. 1792)
    Beauty with fan
    Signed Katsu Shunsho ga and kao
    Hanging scroll; ink, color and gold on silk
    36 x 11 5/8in. (93.2 x 29.5cm.)


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    Exhibited

    Hiroshima Museum of Art, "Ukiyoe hyakka ryoran: Onna no yosooi, setsugekka, fasshon" (Flowering ukiyo-e: Women's dress, Snow, moon and flowers, fashion), 2005.1.3--2.6

    PUBLISHED:
    Naito Masato, Shunsho no nikuhitsu shungakan: Shungu higi zukan (Shunsho's painted erotic handscroll Secret Games in the Spring Palace) in Shirakura Yoshihiko, ed., Katsukawa Shunsho nikuhitsu Shungu higi zukan (A painting by Katsukawa Shunsho: The illustrated handscroll Secret Games in the Spring Palace) (Tokyo: Gakushu kenkyusha, 2003), ref. pl. 2.

    Kobe shinbunsha, ed., Ukiyoe hyakka ryoran: Onna no yosooi, setsugekka, fasshon (Flowering ukiyo-e: Women's dress, Snow, moon and flowers, fashion) (Kobe: Kobe shinbunsha, 2003), pl. 3.