RESULTS: Japanese and Korean Art

New York

Japanese and Korean Art

New YorkMarch 24, 2010

Sale no: 2296 – Top Ten

[All sold prices include buyer’s premium]






Lots Sold:  104

Lots Offered: 166

Sold by Lot: 63%

Sold by $: 69%

Exchange Rate: £ = 1.50 / € = 1.35





Estimate ($)


Purchase Price




A rare and important blue and white porcelain jar, Joseon Dynasty (18th century)


$662,500£441,667 €490,741



Park Sookeun, Two Seated Women, 1964, oil and mixed media on board, framed

350,000- 400,000

$506,500£337,667 €375,185



Kawanabe Kyosai, Hell Courtesan, hanging scroll; ink, color, silver and gold on silk



$482,500£321,667 €357,407

US Institution


Anonymous, Daoist Immortals on their Way to Xiwangmu’s Banquet, eight panel screen; ink, color, and gold on silk


$434,500£289,667 €321,852



Kitagawa Utamaro, Utamakura (Poem of the Pillow), the complete set with text and original covers


$338,500£225,667 €250,741

Asian Trade


A cloisonné enamel incense burner with view of Kinkaku (Golden Pavilion), Meiji Period (circa 1900)


$206,500£137,667 €152,963

European Private


Armor for a Daimyo of the Tokugawa Shogun family, white-laced gold-lacquered Nimai-Do Gusoku, Edo Period (18th century)


$134,500£89,667 €99,630

European Private


Katsushika Hokusai, Namichidori (Plovers Above Waves), the complete set of twelve erotic prints


$122,500£81,667 €90,741

Asian Trade


Kim Sou, Composition, oil on canvas framed


$92,500£61,667 €68,518

Asian Trade


A small cloisonné enamel box and cover, Meiji Period (circa 1900)



$80,500£53,667 €59,630

European Private

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