18 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 3,000
Estimate USD 1,200 - USD 1,800
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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