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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 726

    KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI (1760 - 1849)

    KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI (1760 - 1849)

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    KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI (1760 - 1849)
    From the series Shika shashin kyo [Imagery of the Poets], Su Tung-Po, probably (as this is the only design in the series without a title) the poet and famous calligrapher Toba who had been unjustly banished to the island of Hainan, signed Zen Hokusai iitsu hitsu, published by Moriya Jihei, fine impression, colours and condition, slight traces of previous mounting on the back
    Nagaban


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