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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 709

    KITAGAWA UTAMARO (1754 - 1806)

    KITAGAWA UTAMARO (1754 - 1806)

    Price Realised  

    KITAGAWA UTAMARO (1754 - 1806)
    A girl holding a fan decorated with a lespedeza design lies on the floor talking to a young boy whose mother kneels behind them cleaning a comb, signed Utamaro hitsu, published by Omiya, collector's seal Vever, fine impression, with gold-coloured powder added to the fan, good colours and condition
    Oban tate-e


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    Sold, Sotheby's, Highly Important Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books, Drawings and Fan Paintings from the Henri Vever Collection Part I, (London, 1974), no.207

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    Provenance

    Henri Vever