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    Sale 2266

    Japanese and Korean Art

    17 March 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 29

    Kawabe Seiran (1868-1931)

    One hundred flowers and plants

    Price Realised  

    Kawabe Seiran (1868-1931)
    One hundred flowers and plants
    Signed and dated Kinoto-mi haru uchu (Rainy day in spring, 1905) Seiran joshi, sealed Kaikei gyoran, Kawabe no in and Seiran
    Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
    61¾ x 34¼in. (157 x 87cm.)


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    Seiran, a female artist, was born in Osaka and studied Southern Song-style painting under Hashimoto Seiko.