18 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 21,250
Estimate USD 15,000 - USD 20,000
Torii Kotondo (1900-1976)
Asa negami (Morning hair)
A bust portrait of a beauty in reflection resting her head on her hands on a pillow, a comb on the bedding below her and green mosquito netting serving as the background, signed Kotondo ga, sealed in red Shi and published by Ikeda--very good impression and color, upper left margin lightly soiled, minor stain top left margin
dai oban tate-e: 47.6 x 30.1cm.
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