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BOOKS: (4) Vols Japanese Prints Signed Ltd Ed, 4 volumes including three in Japanese bindings: Flowers and Birds by Katsushika Hokusai, Unso-do, Kyoto, 1912; Japanese Tray Landscapes by Alfred Koehn, Lotus Court, Peking, 1937, number 416 of 500 copies signed by the author; Hokusai The Man Mad-on-drawing, Artia, Prague, 2nd edition, with color prints throughout; Harada: Hiroshige, Masters of Colour Print VI, "The Studio", London, 1929, hardcover, 9 1/2 x 11 1/2 inches.

Provenance: Estate of Huguette Clark

Notes/Literature: Huguette Marcelle Clark (1906-2011) was an heiress and philanthropist, who became well known again late in life as a recluse, living in a hospital for more than 20 years while her mansions remained empty. She was an accomplished artist and musician, having studied under famous portrait painter Tadeusz Styka, and her paintings were exhibited at the Corcoran Gallery, Washington in 1925


Good, boards on Koehn warped, case on Hiroshige torn on spine and corners, be advised that all lots in this sale will exhibit some degree of wear due to age and/or handling

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BOOKS: (4) Vols Japanese Prints Signed Ltd Ed

Estimate $100 - $150Mar 15, 2018