All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1338213 (stock #b7450)

Unrecorded Japanese Woodblock Uchiwa Fan Print by Shunei. Ex. Vever Coll

10 x 9 ins. (25.4 x 22.8 cms) Uchiwa (fixed fan) prints are some of the most rare example of Ukiyo-e, if they were mounted as fans they almost certainly would not have survived until the 21st. century. So the rare survivors would usually have been preserved by Japanese collectors, often, as in the case of the present example, as part of albums...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1337889
Rare Japanese Edo period woodblock printed pillar print mounted as a hanging scroll by Haruji (active 1760-1770) illustrated and described on page 136 (plate 250) of “The Japanese Pillar Print Hashira-e” by Jacob Pins as “Kamaya Buhei seated in the opening of a shoji. Behind the shadow of a courtesan is seen whose arm and part of a samisen is visible. Below, on an engawa, Oshichi is standing with the temple page Kichiza kneeling beside her.” Circa 1771...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1837 VR item #1336548 (stock #JHchilWoodbl)
A framed Japanese woodblock print of children playing by ukiyo-e artist Keisai Eisen (1790-1848) . Oban size print, it is is very good antique condition consistent with age. Dates late Edo.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1335587
Antique Japanese framed woodblock print of the Sumida River, with waterfowl and boats, in a circular panel over a red background with clouds and overhead text. This print is of the Surimono subgenre, meaning they were produced in very small numbers for private circles and thus are much rarer to come across. Professionally framed. Signature of artist Hayashi Tei, 19th century Edo Period (1615-1912). Size: (entire frame) 16.5" H x 15.75" W (artwork only) 8.5" H x 7.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1335582
Antique Japanese woodblock print in the Surimono subcategory of woodblocks, meaning they were produced in very small numbers for private circles and thus are much rarer to come across. Depicted is a court woman in elaborate dress, who appears to be sewing or tying the fabric in her hands, and a small window of text behind her...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1325884 (stock #111432)
Far East, Japan, Edo period, mid-19th century CE. Three fine Japanese woodblock prints of the ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world) style of the Edo period. This period is known for marvelous woodblock prints of female beauties, kabuki actors, sumo wrestlers, and courtesans of the infamous pleasure districts. In time the repertoire expanded to include romantic landscapes, flora and fauna, and dramatic historical events...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1325880 (stock #111183)
Far East, Japan, Edo period, mid-19th century CE. Three fine Japanese woodblock prints of the ukiyo-e (pictures of the floating world) style, including examples attributed to Utagawa school as well as the Tale of Genji written by the famous lady-in-waiting Murasaki Shikibu. This classic work of Japanese literature, written in the 11th century, paints a wonderful portrait of courtly life in medieval Japan and is widely touted to be the world's first novel...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1324326
Beautiful print of a Japanese sea perch and a red bream (kaneme-tai) with a shiso plant. Both fishes have a shiny surface. The poem is by Atsugaki. Size: 36 x 26 cm. By Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858). Centrefold. Published circa 1840. Good impression, color and condition.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1321969 (stock #TAK)
This is a beautiful and rare original antique Japanese Polychrome Woodblock Print "Itsutomi" Ukiyo-e by Utagawa Toyokumi dated 1793 or 1795, Edo Period, depicting a beautifully dressed and elegant Lady with her Shamisen instrument on the floor. Calligraphy markings/seal. Overall in very good condition with very small inconsequential tear on the outside (right frame, see photo). Size: 15.5" x 10.25" (39.5 cm. x 26.5 cm)
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #1319164
Antique Japanese woodblock print of Ishiyakushi in Tokaido, Japan. Side has authentic artist censer seal by Hiroshige (1997-1858), and publisher's mark. Utagawa Hiroshige (Japanese: 歌川 広重), also Andō Hiroshige (Japanese: 安藤 広重; 1797 – 12 October 1858) was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist, considered the last great master of that tradition. Size: 13.5" H, 9.5" W
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1319116 (stock #0959)
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EIMEI NIJUHASSHUKU


From the greatest series of "bloody cruel woodblock prints" called 'Muzan'e', the three sheets of 'Eimei Nijuhasshuku' (Twenty-eight famous murders with verse), Late Edo period, 1866-1867.


"Naosuke Gombei" by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi(1839-1892) / approx. 355 x 244 mm (13.97 x 9.60in)

"Fukuoka Mitsugi" by Tsukioka Yoshitoshi(1839-1892) / approx...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1800 item #1318762 (stock #b7337)

Japanese Shunga (Erotic) Woodblock Print Attrib. Shuncho 1790s.

12 1/2 x 8 3/8 ins. (32.2 x 21.3 cms) The fine deign has the original un-faded colour and is a fine impression. Shuncho (worked 1780-95) was responsible for several fine shunga designs in the style of Utamaro. By far the majority of shunga prints are unsigned, as with the present example. The print has at some time during its life been part of a makimono scroll and retains the scroll backing...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1837 VR item #1317146 (stock #JHutagawa)
Original woodblock of a samurai by Japanese master and teacher Toyokuni Utagawa, 1769-1825. Signed in lower left, the print is float mounted. In very good antique condition, there is some worm hole damage along the right edge. Measures sight size 13.5 inches high, 9.25 inches high.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #1316753
Antique Japanese painting of a Goju-no-to, five storied pagoda of the typical Japanese Buddhist temple. The pagoda is decorated using Kanji with a repeated sutra and other passages. Horin, the nine rings atop the pagoda are each a symbol. It measures 21.25" by 10.13". Some signs of age. Painted in sumi ink on paper. Meiji period 1868-1912.
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #1316693
Antique Japanese woodblock print of Court Ladies Sewing Western Clothing. This print is originally from a triptych by Yoshu (Hashimoto) Chickanobu, 1838-1912. A lady in waiting to the empress, demonstrates western style techniques for sewing and cutting cloth. The woman wears a fitted French style mantelet. During the Meiji period, noble ladies were encouraged to wear western wear to demonstrate to foreign visitors that Japan was of equal standing with other nations...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1316687
Antique Japanese woodblock print of a sumo wrestler of the Utagawa Kuniyoshi studio. Kuniyoshi was a pupil of the master Utagawa Toyokuni. He is part of the Ukiyo-e tradition of print making. His works are noteworthy for their use of color and patterns. He developed a style for portraits of kabuki actors and warriors with an emphasis on omens, dreams, apparitions, and extraordinary feats...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1315856 (stock #b7078)
Japanese Woodblock Noh Print by Kogyo. Dated 1900 (Meiji 33) 14 1/4 x 9 1/2 ins. (36.3 x 24.2 cms) This design is from Kogyo's best series Noh Gaku Zue (Pictures of Noh Plays) published by Daikokuya in Meiji 31 (1898) It shows a scene in a Noh drama. The print is in very good condition with no damage and no repairs, and with an album backing. The printing is embellished with gauffrage (embossing) and metallic pigments.PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRINTING NOT A FACSIMILE OR REPRINT *** TO...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #1315854 (stock #b7080)
Japanese Woodblock Noh Print by Kogyo. Dated 1898 (Meiji 31) 14 1/4 x 9 1/2 ins. (36.3 x 24.2 cms) This design is from Kogyo's best series Noh Gaku Zue (Pictures of Noh Plays) published by Daikokuya in Meiji 31 (1898) It shows a scene in a Noh drama. The print is in very good condition with no damage and no repairs, and with an album backing. The printing is embellished with gauffrage (embossing) and metallic pigments. PLEASE NOTE THIS IS AN ORIGINAL PRINTING NOT A FACSIMILE OR REPRINT *** TO...