18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 25,000
Estimate USD 30,000 - USD 40,000
Yokoyama Kazan (1784-1837)
Horses by a stream
Signed and dated Tenpo go kinoe-uma nen juichigatsu sakubi (first day of eleventh month, 1834) Kazan and Kazan, each sealed
Pair of six-panel screens; ink, color and gold leaf on paper
60 3/8 x 138¼in. (153.4 x 351cm.) each (2)
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