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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 698

    Totoya Hokkei (1780 - 1850)

    TOTOYA HOKKEI (1780 - 1850)
    HARUNOBU GAKUTEI (1780S - C.1869)
    AND OTHERS

    Price Realised  

    Totoya Hokkei (1780 - 1850)
    Harunobu Gakutei (1780s - c.1869)
    and others
    From the surimono series Shoshikai bantsukushi [Those Who Still Have Their Teeth], the warrior Hojo Tokimasa offering a young boy the scales left behind by a goddesss with a dagon's tail, signed Hokkei, good impression, slight fading of colours, rubbed; a depiction of the great Tang Emperor Ming Huang and his consort Yang Guifei playing the flute together, signed Gakutei, very good impression, colours and condition; and two other Meiji copies
    All Shikishiban (4)


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