Asian Art Auction

June 13, 2016

LOT 26
Shiko Munakata (1903-1975)
  • Shiko Munakata (1903-1975)

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Shiko Munakata (1903-1975)

HAWK WOMAN
棟方志功 鷹女 1958年作

Woodcut on thin, cream laid Japanese paper, full margins, numbered 102/200, signed in pencil lower right “Munakata”, red artist’s seal reading “Muna” also in lower right, very good, evenly-printed impression
18.5" x 14" — 47 x 35.5 cm.
dated to 1958

Estimate $5,000-$6,000

Realised: $6,600
Price Includes Buyer's Premium

About artist/note:

Edition number 185/200 of this print is in the permanent collection of the Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, accession number 59.183.3

Edition number 9/200 of this print was sold at Bonhams San Francisco, May 1, 2012, lot 134

Additional Info:

Department: Asian Art
Origin: Japan