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    Sale 5335

    Japanese Art & Asian Textiles including the Linda Wrigglesworth Collection

    6 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 156

    Teisai Hokuba (1771-1844)

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    Teisai Hokuba (1771-1844)
    a kakemono, in sumi, gofun and colours on silk, depicting two beauties in a boat sailing across a river, one beauty standing at the helm, holding a fan and gazing upwards to the sky, the other leaning over the side of the boat trying to collect water in a cup -- 39½in. x 16¾in. (100.4cm. x 42.5cm.), signed Teisai, sealed Hokuba ga, mounted, framed and glazed.


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