15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A CONCERTINA ALBUM OF WOODBLOCK PRINTS, 19TH CENTURY
containing an oban pentiptych, eighteen oban triptychs and a single oban print by Chikanobu (1838-1910) depicting ladies and attendants in interiors and in landscapes, variously dressing, grooming, at play, attending festivals, writing, flower arranging, eating and drinking and playing musical instruments, cloth bound cover decorated with flowers on a trellis pattern ground.
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