11 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 2,500
Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Asakusa-tambo, Torinomachi-mode [Asakusa Rice Fields during the Cock Festival], from the series Meisho Edo hyakkei [One Hundred Views of Famous Places of Edo], signed Hiroshige ga, published by Uoya Eikichi, good impression and colour, staining lower edge
New York +1 212 636 2000
London +44 (0)20 7839 9060
Hong Kong +852 2760 1766
Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766
VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price and at 15% on the buyer's premium
Japanese artist Takuji Hamanaka explains why he adopted a centuries-old technique to create contemporary prints
A closer look at a Japanese articulated dragon, created by the famous Myochin family of samurai armourers — offered in ou..
An essential introduction to the artist who labelled himself The Old Man Mad About Art — creator of the most recognisable..
Christie’s specialist Anastasia von Seibold introduces five contemporary artists who shaped Japanese art history