6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 725
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
CHARLES W.BARTLETT (1860-1940), a woodblock print
entitled 'USHIBUSE, 1916' depicting a river scene with fishermen in boats before a mountainous shore -- 9in. x 14in. (22.8cm. x 35.5cm.) excluding margins, with rectangular artist's seal 'CWB' in the block and applied red circular 'C' seal, signed in Roman script in red pencil in the lower margin 'Charles W Bartlett' and with ovoid publisher's seal of Watanabe Shozaburo in the lower left margin.
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