18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 13,750
Estimate USD 3,000 - USD 4,000
Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Kozuke Sano funabashi no kozu (Pontoon bridge at Sano, Kozuke Province: ancient view), from the series Shokoku meikyo kiran (Wondrous views of famous bridges in all the provinces)
Signed Zen Hokusai Iitsu hitsu and published by Nishimuraya Yohachi [Eijudo]--good impression, light centerfold, some pin hole worming
oban yoko-e: 24.6 x 37.5cm.
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