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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 42

    RYURYUKYO SHINSAI (1764-1820)
    Harunobu Gakutei (1780's-c.1869)
    Kubota Shumman (1757-1820)

    Price Realised  


    RYURYUKYO SHINSAI (1764-1820)
    Harunobu Gakutei (1780's-c.1869)
    Kubota Shumman (1757-1820)
    A surimono of a falcon tethered to a stand signed Shinsai, good impression, colours and condition; the second from the pentaptych Suikoden goko shogun [The Five Tiger Generals of the Suikoden], signed Gakutei Sadaoka hitsu; and a still life study of a copy of the book Taketori Monogatari, sealed Shumman, good impression and colours, slight soiling
    Various sizes (3)

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    For another impression of the first see Sotheby's, Highly Important Japanese Prints, Illustrated Books, Drawings and Fan Paintings from the Henri Vever Collection, Part III, (London, 1977), no.288

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