Asian Art

August 22 - 27, 2020

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Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later
  • Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later

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Nishikawa Sukenobu (1671-1750) and Early Ukiyo-e School, Two Woodblock Prints, 18th Century or Later

Consisting of a woodblock by Sukenobu depicting children learning calligraphy; and an early woodblock likely depicting the process of coloring textiles; both framed
largest image 7.1 x 10.2 in — 18 x 26 cm
calligraphy scene with two nicks to the middle left and right edges, small hole to the left middle edge, top corners mildly brown from tabbing, weak ink impression to bottom left area, natural discoloration to the paper; textile scene with natural aging to paper, browning to bottom and top edges, overall in good condition

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $132
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Provenance:

From a Private Toronto Collection

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