8 May 2001,
Price realised NLG 2,938
NLG 2,500 - NLG 3,000
Miyaki odori no tencha (Tea Ceremony at Cherry Dance)
Signed Suizan, published by Sato Shotaro in 1924, with two stamps to the reverse - good impression and colour
Oban tate-e: 41.6 x 27.7 cm.
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For a further description of this print and the work of the artist, see The New Wave, Twentieth-century Japanese prints from the Robert O. Muller Collection, London/Leiden 1993, p.159, pl.189.
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