• Japanese Art & Design auction at Christies

    Sale 5968

    Japanese Art & Design

    4 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 337

    Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)

    Price Realised  

    Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
    Arashiyama manka [Cherry Trees in Full Blossom at Arashiyama], from the series Kyoto meisho no uchi, [Famous Views of Kyoto], signed Hiroshige ga, slight foxing and creasing; and Nissaka from the series Tokaido gojusan tsugi no uchi [The Fifty-three Stations of the Tokaido Road, signed Hiroshige ga, light staining, centrefold
    Oban yoko-e (2)


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    Provenance

    Plesch collection (JP13, JP4)


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF MRS TRAUDI PLESCH, O.B.E. AND PROFESSOR PETER H. PLESCH