18 March 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 6,875
Estimate USD 4,000 - USD 5,000
Suzuki Harunobu (1725?-1770)
Risshu (First day of autumm), from the series Fuzoku shiki kasen (Customs of daily life with poems of the four seasons)
Courtesan in an interior by a terrace with a festival decoration putting on an underrobe, helped by her kamuro, cloud on top with a poem, the robe and hanging ornament enhanced with embossing, signed Suzuki Harunobu ga--very good impression slightly faded, soiled and rubbed, small stains, faint creases
chuban tate-e: 27.8 x 20.8cm.
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Previously sold in these Rooms, 19 September, 2000, lot 168
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