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    Sale 2028

    Japanese & Korean Art

    18 September 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 154

    Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)

    Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)

    Price Realised  

    Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
    Two prints: Abe no Nakamaro, from the series Hyakunin isshu uba ga etoki (The hundred poems as told by the nurse), signature trimmed from right edge, also trimmed into title cartouche, published by Nishimuraya Yohachi [Eijudo]; second, surimono, a riverbank in spring, the waves rendered in gauffrage, two beauties and a boy, a branch suspended from a pole between them, signed Hokusai ga--good impressions, first trimmed, second faded, soiled, stained, damages
    oban yoko-e: 24.4 x 36cm., first; 23.2 x 34.2cm., second (2)


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