18 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 10,000
Estimate USD 8,000 - USD 10,000
Hashiguchi Goyo (1880-1912)
Kesho no onna (Woman applying make-up), 1918
Woodcut with silver-mica ground, metallic embellishment and gauffrage, woman powdering her neck using a handmirror, the model Nakatani Tsuru, dated Taisho shichinen, signed Goyo ga, sealed Goyo, unnumbered--very good impression, slightly faded, lightly mottled, some wear to mica, soiled, repair
55 x 37.5cm.
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