15 May 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,375
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,000
Shiro Kasamatsu (1898-1991)
four self published woodblock prints, 'Waves of Petals', 1956, brush signed Shiro Kasamatsu and sealed Shiro, sealed Shiro Hanga to right hand margin, Shi watermark to left hand margin, embossed seal to margin; 'Woods', 1955, brush signed Shiro Kasamatsu and sealed Shi, sealed Shiro Hanga to right hand margin and pencil numbered C 8/100 (third edition), titled in English and dated in lower margin; 'Flower of Leek', 1958, brush signed Shiro Kasamatsu and sealed Shi, sealed Shiro Hanga to right hand margin and pencil numbered C 33/100 (third edition), Shiro watermark to left hand margin; 'Ashura', 1959, sealed Shiro, sealed Shiro Hanga to right hand margin, pencil signed and dated to lower margin -- 16¾in. x 11¼in. max. (42.5cm. x 28.6cm.) including margins. (4)
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