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Toyohara Chikanobu Interior Woodblock of Geisha

Lot 0295
Toyohara Chikanobu,Japan,1838-1912
Depicting two geisha studying as an older woman watches on with all three women wearing hana kanzashi hair pieces.
Woodblock with color on paper,Sight 8 1/4" x 12 1/4",Frame 17" x 21"
From the collection of a Greenville, Rhode Island gentleman.
Signed in lower right corner.


Toning to paper, red staining along lower portion, otherwise good condition, not inspected out of frame.

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Toyohara Chikanobu Interior Woodblock of Geisha

Estimate $200 - $300Aug 17
Cranston, RI, USA
Auction Curated By:
Travis Landry
Specialist & Auctioneer, American & European Fine & Decorative Arts, Pop Culture Including Collectibles, Comics & Toys
Kevin Bruneau
President & Auctioneer, Asian Arts, 19-20th Century Decorative Arts