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Lot 0033 Details

  • Subject: Tortoise
  • Date: Circa 1910
  • Size: Oban 5 x 14 inches (sheet 10.2 x 14.6 inches)
  • Archival Mat Size: 20 x 16 inches
  • Medium: Japanese Woodblock Print
  • Description: A fine impression printed with gauffrage in the tortoise's shell and in the flowers on mulberry paper with mica highlights. The tortoise is regarded as a symbol of good fortune

    Kacho-e is the Japanese term for prints that depict birds and flowers. Such subjects have a long tradition in Chinese and Japanese painting.

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  • Location: This item ships from Connecticut

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    Kacho-e Tortoise, 1910

    Estimate $100 - $150Dec 18, 2016
    Starting Price $1
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    Ships fromJasper52 seller #22316 in Connecticut
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