5 - 7 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 23,300
Estimate GBP 10,000 - GBP 20,000
KUBOTA SHUMMAN (1757 - 1820)
Seven surimono designs from the extremely rare and beautiful series Gunyo gafu [A Pictorial Record of a Swarm of Butterflies] commissioned by the Kasumi-ren Poetry Club, signed Sho Shumman sei, six of them with the collector's seal Vever, fine impressions, colours and condition, some with slight rubbing Shikishiban
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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.229
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