Thomaston Place Auction Galleries: The Art of Japan, 52022, Thomaston

Auction Details

Auction Report
Auction Date
05/20/2022 - 05/20/2022
Page Size: 173 items in 7 pages

Lot NumberAuthor NameBook TitlePlace PrintedYear PublishedEstimateActual Price
4000UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE

Tokimune, Sukenari, Kikko Kojiro and Aiko Saburo Fighting in the Rain, from the series "Illustrated Tale of the Soga Brothers (Soga monogatari zue)")

USD 2,000.00 - 2,500.00Not Sold
4001SUZUKI HARUNOBU

Lovers Walking in the Snow (Crow and Heron), a winter scene with man and woman

1764–72USD 50.00 - 75.00USD 48.00
4002

Lovers Walking in the Snow (Crow and Heron)

1764–7USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 180.00
4003SUZUKI HARUNOBU

Lovers Walking in the Snow (Crow and Heron),

1764–72USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
400419TH C. JAPANESE PILLOW BOOK

19TH C. JAPANESE PILLOW BOOK

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 150.00
4005AFTER SUZUKI HARUNOBU

"Plum Blossoms by the Water" & "On a Bridge over Lotus Pond"

1920's USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 108.00
4006SHUNSEN

A Woman admiring a Flowering Shrub

USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 120.00
4007HOSODA EISHI

A Woman Lighting a Garden Lantern, from "Selection of Beauties from the Pleasure Quarters: Hanamurasaki of the Tamaya in Procession"

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 150.00
4008KEISAI MASAYOSHI

Two Pheasants by a Stream, oban from "Kaihaku raikin zui (Illustrated Catalogue of Birds from Overseas)"

USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
4009MAKI BOKUSEN

Yokei Phantoms Ashinagatenaga

circa 1800USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
4010KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI

We are no greater than (the worm)", a surreal image of man tumbling near a giant earthworm

USD 200.00 - 300.00Not Sold
4011TSUKIOKA SETTEI

Portrait of a Unicorn from "Wakan Meihitsu Kingyoku Gafu" (Copies of famous Chinese and Japanese Paintings)

1771USD 250.00 - 350.00USD 270.00
4012HISHAGAWA MARUNOBU

Black and White Interior "A Scene from Japanese History"

ca. 1650-1700. USD 50.00 - 75.00USD 36.00
4013KATSUKAWA SHUNSHO

Modern restrike of "Ichikawa Danjuro V in a Shibaraku Role", Edo period (1615 -1868),

ca. 1779, JapanUSD 100.00 - 150.00Not Sold
4014UTAMARO KITAGAWA

Bijin Admiring Herself in a Mirror

USD 300.00 - 400.00USD 120.00
4015UTAMARO KITAGAWA

Portrait of a Bijin

USD 300.00 - 400.00Not Sold
4016UTAMARO KITAGAWA

One of the "Famous Japanese Beauties (Bijin)"

20th c. restrike.USD 150.00 - 250.00Not Sold
4017TOSHUSAI SHARAKU

Portrait of Two Actors as Samurai, in 1920's stick frame under glass

USD 400.00 - 600.00Not Sold
4018TOSHUSAI SHARAKU

Portrait of a Samurai in Summer Robe

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 120.00
4019KONISHI HIROSADA

Rare Historical Scene, Three men in threatening positions with crowd confronting a dignitary, Osaka school.

USD 700.00 - 900.00Not Sold
4020UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI

Four Travelers with Ancestral Ghosts

USD 500.00 - 700.00Not Sold
4021UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI

Tametomo

USD 400.00 - 500.00USD 240.00
4022UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI

Itinerant Laborer, with saw and hoe on his shoulder, book in hand

USD 150.00 - 250.00USD 330.00
4023UTAGAWA TOYOKUNI I

Portrait of Mother and Daughter, having extensive text

USD 250.00 - 350.00Not Sold
4024UTAGAWA TOYOKUNI I

Portraits of Three Kabuki Actors on one sheet

USD 200.00 - 300.00USD 210.00
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