Asian Art Online Auction

April 17, 2014

LOT 92
After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)
  • After Hiroshige (1797-1858)

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After Hiroshige (1797-1858)

ALBUM CONTAINING THE 53 STATIONS OF THE TOKAIDO

Silk wrapped card accordion album with 53 tipped in chuban yoko-e woodblock prints and another two title pages, probably a late 19th or early 20th Century version TOGETHER WITH a card portfolio containing early 20th Century copies of Utamaro prints
size of accordion album 6.7" x 9.6" x 1.6" — 17 x 24.5 x 4.1 cm.
prints glued down onto card backing; but most still have good colours and appear to be in good condition

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $2,040
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

Purchased in Japan during the 1950’s.