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4313 - 4499     FINE ARTS - JAPANESE PRINTS, DRAWINGS AND ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, ORIENTAL AND TRIBAL ARTS

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73 4313 Akisato Rito 73 4313 Akisato Rito
73/4313 Akisato Rito. Kisoji meisho zue. Ehon, Osaka, Kawachiya Tasuke a.o., Bunka 11 (1814), 1 vol. (of 7), 47 lvs., 15 (double-p.) woodcut ills. by NISHIMURA CHUWA, orig. cordbound wr. w. (partly worn off) hashira-title, large 8vo.

- Sl. wormholed and partly waterstained. Wr. sl. worn.

= The Pictorial Descriptions of Famous Places along the Nakasendo with views of towns and marketplaces along the Nakasendo river. Rare. Kerlen 873.

€ (100-150)
73 4314 Akisato Rito 73 4314 Akisato Rito
73/4314 Akisato Rito. Yamato meisho zue. Ehon, Osaka, Kawachiya Tasuke, Kansei 3 (1791), 1 vol. ( of 7), 52 lvs., 28 (double-p.) woodcut ills. by TAKEHARA SHUNCHOSAI NOBUSHIGE, orig. cordbound wr., large 8vo.

- Wormholed; brown stain in upper blank margin (burned?). Wrappers very worn.

= Famous views of the Yamamoto province. Rare. Kerlen 1856; Hillier p.563f.

€ (120-150)
73 4315 Anonymous 19th cent  73 4315 Anonymous 19th cent
73/4315 Anonymous (19th cent.). Album with 11 double-p. watercolour and brush drawings, ±1890, double-p. watercolours each 21,5x26,5 cm., w. artist's seal, bound as orihon, contemp. boards.

- Sl. wormholed. = Skillfull drawings of mountainous landscapes.

AND 1 similar 20th century album w. 10 watercolour drawings.

€ (70-90) 70
73 4316 Anonymous 19th cent  73 4316 Anonymous 19th cent
73/4316 Anonymous (19th cent.). "Hollandsche schip". Col. woodcut, 21,4x33 cm., titled in the block.

- Trimmed to the block. Otherwise fine.

= Anonymous Nagasaki-e used as the basis of several later woodcuts of Dutch ships (partly with the same misspelling of the word "Hollandsche" as "HOLLANDSⱭⱭE". SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LII.

AND a restrike of a similar (larger) woodcut showing a Japanese sailing ship (32,8x45 cm.).

€ (400-600) 1000
73 4317 Anonymous 19th cent  73 4317 Anonymous 19th cent
73/4317 Anonymous (19th cent.). (Two flower buds in a bag). Drawing, brush and colour ink, 23x22 cm., w. censor seal(?), Japanese.
€ (40-60)
73 4318 Anonymous 2nd half 19th cent  73 4318 Anonymous 2nd half 19th cent
73/4318 Anonymous (2nd half 19th cent.). (View of a village amidst the hills). Fold. col. woodcut panorama, 35,2x48 cm., no publisher (unread), second half 19th cent., in orig. wr.

- One wormhole in image; chipped in upper margin.

AND 1 other anonymous col. woodcut: (A boat on a river) (col. woodcut view, 13,5x22 cm., with 3 attached leaves w. num. tinted woodcut flags and mon, total length 13,5x122 cm. Sl. worn on folds)

€ (80-100)
73 4319 Anonymous late 19th cent  73 4319 Anonymous late 19th cent
73/4319 Anonymous (late 19th cent.). (Night scene with a lady standing near a door with a lantern at her feet). Col. woodcut ôban, signature unread (possibly Shunei), unidentified red stamps in lower right corner and on verso.

= Modern restrike.

Koryûsai (act. 1764-1788). (Three ladies). Col. woodcut ôban, signed Koryûsai ga.

- Browned and sl. stained; horizontal fold. = Probably a later edition.

AND 6 others, i.a. KOGYO, (Actor in a No-play) (col. woodcut ôban, unsigned, publ. Tokyo, Daikokuyasai) and HIROSHIGE, Iwakuni, Kintai Bridge (col. woodcut ôban, signed Hiroshige ga. Station 51 from the Famous Places in the Sixty-odd Provinces. Sl. yellowed; probably a restrike).

€ (120-150) 140
73 4320 Anonymous late 19th cent  73 4320 Anonymous late 19th cent
73/4320 Anonymous (late 19th cent.). (A pair of longtailed birds sitting on a branch). Circular watercolour, Ø 29,3 cm., signed w. red artist's[?] stamp, framed. Anonymous (20th cent.). (Bird under a flowering branch with dark pods).Col. woodcut (or watercolour), 32x42,5 cm., w. red stamp in lower right corner, framed. - AND 2 others similar, both framed, i.a. (Bird on a flowering branch (watercolour on silk, signed, w. red (artist's?) stamp, framed).
€ (80-100) 90
73 4321 Anonymous late 19th cent  73 4321 Anonymous late 19th cent
73/4321 Anonymous (late 19th cent.). (Zen drawings). Two leporello albums, w. 10 and 13 double-p. (col.) ink and brush drawings, contemp. unif. boards.
€ (100-150) 110
73 4322 Anonymous early 20th cent  73 4322 Anonymous early 20th cent
73/4322 Anonymous (early 20th cent.). (Bird in its habitat in the fields). (Bird in its habitat on the beach). Two col. woodcut chuban.

- Second print sl. stained.

€ (80-100)
73 4323 Anonymous early 20th cent  73 4323 Anonymous early 20th cent
73/4323 Anonymous (early 20th cent.). (Praying fighters. Mount Fuji in the background). Woodcut, 13,5x11 cm.- Two sm. foxed spots.

Anonymous (late 19th/ early 20th cent.). (A beggar). Woodcut, 14,1x12,5 cm. - AND 7 others similar.

€ (60-80)
73 4324 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent  73 4324 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent
73/4324 Anonymous (1st half 20th cent.). Album with 23 double-p. ink drawings and 2 double-p. calligr. leaves, dated Showa 12 (1937), each drawing 18,5x31,5 cm., most w. artist's seal, bound as orihon, contemp. boards w. title. Koutetsujin (act. 20th cent.). Album with 22 double-p. watercolour drawings and 7 loose (col.) watercolour sketches inserted, ±1950, each drawing 30x42 cm., bound as orihon, contemp. boards w. title.

= Attractive drawings of fish, landscapes, flowers etc. SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LII.

€ (250-350)
73 4325 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent  73 4325 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent
73/4325 Anonymous (1st half 20th cent.). (Two herons, one wading in the water below a flowering branch, the other taking off from a branch). (A heron standing near a bamboo plant, a smaller bird flying towards the top of the bamboo plant). Two embroideries in coloured silk thread, both 121x45 cm. (total size), framed uniformly.

- Both laid down.

€ (50-70) 50
73 4326 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent  73 4326 Anonymous 1st half 20th cent
73/4326 Anonymous (1st half 20th cent.). Two miniature albums with 24 double-p. watercolour and brush drawings, ±1930, double-p. watercolours each 11x16 cm., most w. artist's seal, bound as orihon, contemp. unif. dec. brown silk w. white silk title piece, a.e.g.

- One vol. sl. wormholed.

= Charming albums with watercolours showing i.a. a pine tree, mount Fuji and flowers.

€ (60-80) 110
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73/4327 Anonymous (20th cent.). (Two ladies in an interior). Chinese drawing, brush and ink and watercolour on linen, 41x30,6 cm., with an unidentified artist's stamp, mounted on decorated linen. - ADDED 3 others.
€ (80-100)
73 4328 Azechi U  1902 1999 73 4328 Azechi U 1902 1999
73/4328 Azechi, U. (1902-1999). "Stand on the snow gorge." Col. woodcut, 54x35 cm., signed "U. Azechi - 56" (also in Japanese), titled and "2/200" in pencil.

- Some (small) creases, mainly in blank margins. = SEE ILLUSTRATION PLATE LIII.

€ (200-300)
73 4329 Bairei 1844 1895 73 4329 Bairei 1844 1895
73/4329 Bairei (1844-1895). (Birds). Two tinted woodcut aiban from Bairei hyakucho gafu (Bairei's album of one hundred birds).

- Both w. tiny stitching holes in left blank margin.

€ (120-150)
73 4330 Bairei 1844 1895 73 4330 Bairei 1844 1895
73/4330 Bairei (1844-1895). (Compositions with chrysanthemums). Lot of 6 double-p. woodcuts in black, grey and reddish brown, 24,8x33 cm., some leaves w. Bairei seal.

= All from Bairei kikuhyaku shû (Bairei's collection of one hundred chrysanthemums), 1891-1896.

AND 5 other col. woodcuts by the same, from the posthumous publication Bairei ekagami (Kyoto, 1913), mostly showing plants.

€ (100-150) 100
73 4331 Bairei 1844 1895 73 4331 Bairei 1844 1895
73/4331 Bairei (1844-1895). (Heron standing in the weeds). Col. woodcut from Bairei Hyakucho gafu (Bairei's Album of On Hundred Birds), 33x22,5 cm. (fine), - AND 5 other miscellaneous Japanese prints.
€ (40-50) 100
73 4332 Bonseki  Hosokawa school late 19th cent ? 73 4332 Bonseki Hosokawa school late 19th cent ?
73/4332 [Bonseki]. Hosokawa school (late 19th cent.?). Album of bonseki designs, 30 drawings, black pen and ink and grey wash, ±1900, each drawing ±18x25 cm., bound in orihon, contemp. boards w. title, obl. 8vo.

= Bonseki is the ancient Japanse art of creating miniature landscapes on blank trays. This probably is a model book following the Hosokawa school.

Anonymous (19th cent.). Album with 16 drawings of bonseki designs and calligraphy, black pen and ink and grey wash, ±1850, each drawing ±14x18 cm., contemp. wr. w. ms. title, sm. obl. 8vo. - AND two 20th cent. vols. (Tasiho 7(1918)) w. num. woodcut ills. showing bonseki designs, in orig. unif. wr. w. titles.

€ (100-150)
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