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    Sale 5333

    Chinese & Japanese Art

    15 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 99

    A CONCERTINA ALBUM OF WOODBLOCK PRINTS, 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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