14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,875
Estimate GBP 1,800 - GBP 2,000
Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
From Hokusai's series (Ehon) Tsui no hinagata, one of the most famous designs showing a tender scene, with a cat looking on and two black mice being inspired by the spectacle, circa 1812-14, fine impression, colour and condition
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Illustrated in Lane and Hayashi, Teihon ukiyo-e shunga meihin shusei, [The complete Ukiyo-e Shunga], (Tokyo, 1995-2000), vol. 13, p.4
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