12 - 13 July 2005,
Price realised GBP 3,360
GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1827)
A group of courtesans and kamuro in a large boat playing on drums and on the shamisen, each sheet signed Eishi zu with kiwame seal and publisher's seal Eijudo, good impressions, very good colour, slight oxidization on left sheet, slightly soiled and rubbed
Oban tate-e: each approx. 38 x 24.5cm.
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THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN
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