• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 333

    Kikugawa Eizen (1787-1867)
    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
    Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1829)
    and another

    Price Realised  

    Kikugawa Eizen (1787-1867)
    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)
    Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1829)
    and another
    A beauty with a sprig of cherry blossom, from the series Furyu shichi komachi, signed Eizan hitsu, good impression and colour, wear to edges, staining, backed; a triptych from the series Furyu yatsushi Genji [The Tale of Genji in Elegant Dress], signed Eishi ga, faded, creased, stained, wormage; a woman in Western dress, from the series Fuzoku sanjuniso [Thirty-two Aspects of Customs and Manners], signed Yoshitoshi ga, good impression, light staining; and a further print
    Oban tate-e (4)


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    Pre-Lot Text

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