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Lot 0053
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
  • Snow, Surugacho. (This appears to be a later variation of the original Kiyochika design).
  • Early-mid 20th century.
  • Publisher: Likely Takamizawa Mokuhansha.
  • 5.5 x 3.75 inches.
  • Medium: Japanese woodblock print.
  • Condition: Excellent. The print is tipped at the top to a Japanese Christmas card. Please see inside photo.

    Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915) was a Japanese artist, well known for his ukiyo-e colour woodblock prints and newspaper illustrations. The term ukiyo-e translates to "pictures of the floating world" and refers to a genre of Japanese art with a wide span of imagery such as kabuki actors, folk tales, landscapes, and even erotica. This movement was critical in forming the Western perception of Japanese art.

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    Kobayashi Kiyochika Woodblock Snow, Surugacho

    Estimate $50 - $75Jan 9, 2018