6 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Kaoru Kawano (1916-65), Jun'Ichiro Sekino (1914-88) and Clifton Karhu (b.1927)
twelve prints by Kaoru Kawano depicting the Head of Buddha, a nude in silhouette, numerous dancing ladies, young girls and a study of cranes, five pencil signed, all sealed -- the largest 23¾in. x 17¾in. (60.3cm. x 45.1cm.) including the margins; ten prints by Jun'ichiro Sekino, eight illustrating architectural details of rooftops, shop fronts and shrines, two depicting bijin, all signed and sealed -- the largest 16½in. x 21¾in. (41.9cm. x 55.2cm.) including the margins; and six prints by Clifton Karhu, of brightly coloured and stylised archtitectural scenes -- the largest 18½in. x 17¼in. (47cm. x 43.8cm.) including the margins. (28)
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