Asian Antiques from China, Japan & Korea
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1920 item #978926 (stock #978926)
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Depiction of: An interesting detailed image of two beautiful Japanese women in elaborate local dress in front of a fountain before Western-looking Ueno Museum. The middle panel of a triptych.

Date: Meiji period

Size: 14 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches

Condition: Excellent. (Matted print)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978924 (stock #978924)
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Depiction of: A wonderfully detailed scene of two samurai, probably originally part of a triptych, by Kunisada'a pupil and son-in-law.

Date: 1861

Size: 14 1/2 x 10 inches

Condition: Very good; some toning. (Matted print)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978914 (stock #978914)
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Depiction of: A springtime view of Gojo Tenjin shrine and adjacent Iseya restaurant in Ueno from the series One Hundred Famous Views of Edo.

Date: 1858

Size: 14 3/4 x 10 inches

Condition: Excellent. (Matted print)

Description: (This print is attributed at least to the collaboration of Shigenobu, later Hiroshige II.) The title tells us that this is the area known as Yamashita (Below the Mountain), the broad open space extending from the southern approach. To the lower left is a precisely aligned procession of parasoled ladies-in-waiting to a daimyo. Stopping to gaze at them is a group of commoners, strangely and somewhat awkwardly diminished in size.

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978901 (stock #978901)
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Depiction of: A nice view of the sun setting behind tall ships from Hiroshige II's series Edo Meisho Zue.

Date: 1861

Size: 14 x 9 1/2 inches

Condition: Very good. (Matted print)

Ref. 978901

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978888 (stock #978888)
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Depiction of: Chapter 54 of the Tale of Genji rendered in technically superb fashion with gauffrage embossed background and unushi-e lacquering.

Date: 1865

Size: 14 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Excellent. (Matted print)

Ref. 978888

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978871 (stock #978871)
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Description: From a Kabuki triptych

Date: 1859

Size: 14 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Very good. (Matted print)

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978866 (stock #978866)
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Depiction of: The long-necked noblewoman in the design has been playing music in a closed room, when she notices how beautiful the night is outside. She instructs her attendant to roll up the blinds so that she can see the full moon rising behind the trees.

Date: 1887

Size: 14 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Very good (Matted print)

Description: From the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon, based on a poem by Chinese poet Wang Changling

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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978855 (stock #978855)
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Depiction of: The Western Tsukiji Hotel in Tokyo, built in 1868 and subsequently destroyed by fire.

Date: 1870

Size: 14 1/2 x 9 1/2 inches

Condition: Very good; wear on upper right. (Matted print)

Ref. 978855

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978850 (stock #978850)
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Depiction of: A busy scene of Kinryuzan Senso-ji, also known as Asakusa Kannon Temple.

Date: 1870's

Size: 14 1/2 x 10 inches

Condition: Very good (Matted print)

Ref. 978850

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978847 (stock #978847)
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Depiction of: A wonderfully detailed and colored scene at Yasukuni Shrine with women in traditional costume and men in Western sailor dress. Note the foreign features given the man in formal attire on the right.

Date: 1882

Size: 14 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Very good; stain on wide upper margin does not effect design. (Matted print)

Ref. 978847

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #978846 (stock #978846)
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Depiction of: From the series of Noh pictures by Yoshitoshi's stepson.

Date: Circa 1900

Size: 9 1/2 x 14 inches

Condition: Very good (Matted print)

Description: Beautiful metallic detailing of costumes

Ref. 978846

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1910 item #978844 (stock #978844)
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Depiction of: From the series of Noh pictures by Yoshitoshi's stepson.

Date: Circa 1900

Size: 9 x 13 1/2 inches

Condition: Very good (Matted print)

Description: Beautiful bokashi shading and detailing.

Ref. 978844

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1837 VR item #978810 (stock #978810)
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Depiction of: The print shows four kumosuke (unskilled laborers who frequented the great highways) warming themselves by a fire. A traveler, with pipe in hand, looks on; to his left, a peasant woman with a child on her back passes. Across the bare rice paddies is the village and the Hamamatsu Castle.

Date: 1832

Size: 9 1/2 x 14 1/4 inches

Condition: Good color, backed with worm holes repaired, center fold. (Matted print)

Description: Hamamatsu, Station 30, in Hiroshige's first series of 53 Stations of the Tokaido published by Hoeido.

Ref. 978810

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978806 (stock #978806)
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Depiction of: From the chuban series, 53 Stations of the Tokaido, a geisha being carried across a stream.

Date: Circa 1852

Size: 8 1/2 x 6 3/4 inches

Condition: Good, some holes repaired and a small stain on left side. (Matted print)

Ref. 978806

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978797 (stock #978797)
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Depiction of: From the chuban series, 53 Stations of the Tokaido, a lovely and atmospheric night street scene

Date: Circa 1852

Size: 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches

Condition: (Matted print)

Ref. 978797

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #978770 (stock #978770)
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Depiction of: Two actors playing out a scene from a play.

Date: 1847

Size: 14 1/2 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Very good, horizontal center fold (Matted print)

Ref. 978770

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #972047 (stock #972047)
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Date: 1859

Size: 14 3/4 x 9 3/4 inches

Condition: Fair, some foxing and small holes, tear in upper left corner (Matted print)

Description: From the series by a student of Hiroshige

Ref. 972047

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Japanese : Woodblock Prints : Pre 1900 item #971157 (stock #971157)
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Depiction of: From the series "Famous Views of the Eastern Capital", a ground-scape of cherry blossom viewing on the Sumida River.

Date: 1833 to 1843

Size: Approximately 9 x 14 inches

Condition: Very good -- faint center crease (Matted print)

Ref. 971157