Japanese and Korean Art

Christie's
20 March 2007, New York, Rockefeller Center

Date of the auction: 20.03.2007

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A Reticulated Earthenware Bowl

A Reticulated Earthenware Bowl
KYOTO WARE, KIYOMIZU TYPE, LATE EDO PERIOD (19TH CENTURY)
A Reticulated Earthenware Bowl Kyoto Ware, Kiyomizu type, late Edo period (19th century) The hexagonal dish constructed with pierced floral designs in central panels on the sides and decorated in blue and green

Lot #: 46

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Inoue Manji (b 1929)

Inoue Manji (b. 1929)
WHITE PORCELAIN VASE WITH INCISED BARLEY DESIGN, MADE 1985
Inoue Manji (b. 1929) White porcelain vase with incised barley design, made 1985 Incised signature Manji on base 15 3/8in. (39cm.) high With wood box inscribed on lid Seihakuji mugi bori mon tsubo and sealed Meito

Lot #: 46 A

Estimate: US$3,000 - US$5,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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A Lacquer Sweet Tray for Tea Gatherings (Kashiki)

A Lacquer Sweet Tray for Tea Gatherings ( Kashiki )
EDO-MEIJI PERIOD (19TH CENTURY), SIGNED ZESHIN (SHIBATA ZESHIN [1807-1891])
A Lacquer Sweet Tray for Tea Gatherings ( Kashiki ) Edo-Meiji period (19th century), signed Zeshin (Shibata Zeshin [1807-1891]) The shallow rectangular tray designed to

Lot #: 48

Estimate: US$12,000 - US$18,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Furuta Oribe (1544-1615)

Attributed to Furuta Oribe (1544-1615)
Letter addressed to Shimotsuma Yoriaki (D.1616)
Attributed to Furuta Oribe (1544-1615) Letter addressed to Shimotsuma Yoriaki (D.1616) Signed Shigenari and Ko Ori Letter mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on paper 10¾ x 16 7/8in. (27.2 x 42.8cm

Lot #: 49

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Kogon (1338-1374)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Kogon (1338-1374)
Chinese poem from the Wakan roeishu (Collection of Japanese and Chinese Poems to Sing)
Attributed to Emperor Go-Kogon (1338-1374) Chinese poem from the Wakan roeishu (Collection of Japanese and Chinese Poems to Sing) Kaishi mounted as a hanging scroll; ink

Lot #: 50

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Fukakusa (1243-1304)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Fukakusa (1243-1304)
Poem
Attributed to Emperor Go-Fukakusa (1243-1304) Poem Fragment of kaishi mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on paper 11 5/8 x 8½in. (29.5 x 21.6cm.) Box authenticated by Koresawa Kyozo, 1990

Lot #: 52

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419-1470)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419-1470)
Winter poem
Attributed to Emperor Go-Hanazono (1419-1470) Winter poem Tanzaku (poem slip) mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on kumogami (cloud-patterned) paper 13 3/8 x 2 1/8in. (34 x 5.5cm.) Box authentication by Koresawa Kyozo (1894-?), a scholar of

Lot #: 53

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado (1442-1500)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado (1442-1500)
Poem on the theme of yudachi (sudden summer shower)
Attributed to Emperor Go-Tsuchimikado (1442-1500) Poem on the theme of yudachi (sudden summer shower) Tanzaku (poem slip) mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on kumogami (cloud-patterned) paper 13¾ x 2

Lot #: 54

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Nara (1496-1557)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Nara (1496-1557)
Autumn poem from the Shin kokin wakashu (New Collection of Japanese Poems Old and New)
Attributed to Emperor Go-Nara (1496-1557) Autumn poem from the Shin kokin wakashu (New Collection of Japanese Poems Old and New) Shikishi (poem page) mounted as a hanging

Lot #: 55

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Emperor Go-Mizunoo (1596-1680)

Attributed to Emperor Go-Mizunoo (1596-1680)
Winter poem from the Shin chokusen wakashu (New Imperial Commission of Japanese Poems)
Attributed to Emperor Go-Mizunoo (1596-1680) Winter poem from the Shin chokusen wakashu (New Imperial Commission of Japanese Poems) Shikishi (poem page) mounted as a

Lot #: 56

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Hoten Taisho (sutra)
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Hoten Taisho (sutra) Signed, dated and inscribed Iji Horeki dai hachi tsuchinoe-tora doshi chuka nijugo mei (1758.5.25) Enson sarajuka Hakuin rono Ekaku shuko kuton kuhai kinsho Manuscript mounted as a sewn book; ink on paper 8 x

Lot #: 60

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Letter addressed to Ishii Gentoku
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Letter addressed to Ishii Gentoku Signed Hakuin and dated tsuki misokabi (30th day of the month) Letter mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on paper 10 x 14¾in. (25.4 x 36.4cm.) Box lid authentication signed and sealed

Lot #: 61

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Konpirasan (The deity Konpira)
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Konpirasan (The deity Konpira) Sealed Kokanki , Hakuin and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on paper 28½ x 9½in. (72.3 x 24.2cm.) Wood box authentication signed and sealed Tsuzan Sokaku (1892-1974), 16th abbot of Shoinji

Lot #: 62

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Konpirasan daigongen (The deity Konpira)
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Konpirasan daigongen (The deity Konpira) Sealed Kokanki , Hakuin and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on paper 25¾ x 5 5/8in. (65.5 x 14.2cm

Lot #: 64

Estimate: US$4,000 - US$6,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Mount Fuji
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Mount Fuji Sealed Rinzai Seishu , Hakuin and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on paper 15¼ x 22 1/8in. (38.7 x 56.2cm.) Box titled, signed and sealed by Arima Raitei (b. 1933), 7th abbot ( kancho ) of the Shokokuji school of the Rinzai sect of

Lot #: 65

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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After Hakuin (19th Century)

After Hakuin (19th Century)
Kannon
After Hakuin (19th Century) Kannon Bearing seals Kokanki , Hakuin and Rinzai seishu Hanging scrolls; ink on paper 47 x 11 5/8in. (119.5 x 29.5cm.) Jurojin Bearing seals Kokanki , Hakuin and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on paper 45 1/8 x 10¾in. (119.5 x 29.5cm.) (2

Lot #: 66

Estimate: US$1,500 - US$2,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
Fukurokuju, God of longevity and good fortune
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) Fukurokuju, God of longevity and good fortune Sealed Hakuin , Ekaku in and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on silk 48 x 18 7/8in. (122 x 48cm.) Wood box authentication by Keisanjin

Lot #: 68

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)

Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768)
"Longevity" ( kotobuki ) one-hundred times
Hakuin Ekaku (1685-1768) "Longevity" ( kotobuki ) one-hundred times Signed Sarajuka hachiju sansai rono Hakuin so shuko kuhai sho , sealed Kokanki , Hakuin no in and Ekaku Hanging scroll; ink on paper 50 3/8 x 21½in. (128 x 54.8cm

Lot #: 69

Estimate: US$40,000 - US$60,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Anonymous (18th Century)

Anonymous (18th Century)
Bunsho soshi (The tale of Bunsho, the saltmaker)
Anonymous (18th Century) Bunsho soshi (The tale of Bunsho, the saltmaker) Set of three handscrolls; ink, color, silver and gold on paper Vol.1: 13 x 545½in (33 x 1385.6cm.); vol.2: 13 x 634¾in. (33 x 1612.3cm.); vol.3: 13 x

Lot #: 73

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$25,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Mori Tetsuzan (1775-1841)

Mori Tetsuzan (1775-1841)
Peacocks and peonies
Mori Tetsuzan (1775-1841) Peacocks and peonies Each signed Tetsuzan , sealed Shushin and Tetsuzan Pair of hanging scrolls; ink, color and gold on silk 59 3/8 x 28 1/8in. (150.8 x 71.4cm.) each (2

Lot #: 75

Estimate: US$2,000 - US$3,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Tawaraya Sosetsu (act. 1639-50)

Tawaraya Sosetsu (act. 1639-50)
Poppies
Tawaraya Sosetsu (act. 1639-50) Poppies Signed and sealed Sosetsu Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper 24 x 13¼in. (61 x 33.5cm.) Wood box signed and titled by the Nihonga painter Yasuda Yukihiko (1884-1978

Lot #: 76

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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School of Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)

School of Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849)
Five warriors from the Suikoden
School of Katsushika Hokusai (1760-1849) Five warriors from the Suikoden Ink and color on paper 32 x 23cm., each approx. With attestation card for each by the ukiyo-e scholar Narazaki Muneshige (1904-2001) (5

Lot #: 78

Estimate: US$1,000 - US$1,500

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864) and Hanabusa Ikkei (1749-1844) ...

Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864) and Hanabusa Ikkei (1749-1844)
Beauty hanging a poem slip from a cherry branch
Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864) and Hanabusa Ikkei (1749-1844) Beauty hanging a poem slip from a cherry branch Signed Kochoro Kunisada giga and Kyujusso (age 90) Hanabusa Ikkei gihitsu , sealed

Lot #: 79

Estimate: US$6,000 - US$8,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Unkoku school (16th Century)

Unkoku school (16th Century)
Chinese pavilion with immortal on crane; The gathering at the Orchid Pavilion ( Rantei kyokusui )
Unkoku school (16th Century) Chinese pavilion with immortal on crane; The gathering at the Orchid Pavilion ( Rantei kyokusui ) Pair of six-panel screens; ink on paper 60 5/8

Lot #: 80

Estimate: US$20,000 - US$30,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Anonymous (17th Century)

Anonymous (17th Century)
Scene from the Taishokan
Anonymous (17th Century) Scene from the Taishokan Six-panel screen; ink, color, gold and gold leaf on paper 47 5/8 x 107in. (121 x 272cm

Lot #: 81

Estimate: US$10,000 - US$15,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Unkoku school (17th century)

Unkoku school (17th century)
Birds and flowers in spring
Unkoku school (17th century) Birds and flowers in spring Bearing seals Unkoku and Togan Pair of six-panel screens; ink, color, gold and gold leaf on paper 53¾ x 106½in. (136.5 x 270cm.) each (2

Lot #: 82

Estimate: US$25,000 - US$30,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Attributed to Hasegawa Tohaku (1539-1610)

Attributed to Hasegawa Tohaku (1539-1610)
Pine Trees in Moonlight
Attributed to Hasegawa Tohaku (1539-1610) Pine Trees in Moonlight Pair of six-panel screens; ink and gold wash on paper 59¼ x 138¼ in. (150.5 x 351 cm.) each (2

Lot #: 83

Estimate: US$0

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Anonymous (17th Century)

Anonymous (17th Century)
Pheasants by stream beneath pine trees in autumn
Anonymous (17th Century) Pheasants by stream beneath pine trees in autumn Six-panel screen; ink, color, gold and gold leaf on paper 62 x 138¾in. (157.5 x 352.5cm

Lot #: 85

Estimate: US$15,000 - US$20,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Kano School (17th Century)

Kano School (17th Century)
An old pine
Kano School (17th Century) An old pine Six-panel screen; ink and gold wash on paper 60 x 137½in. (152.4 x 349.2cm

Lot #: 86

Estimate: US$5,000 - US$7,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007

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Anonymous (17th Century)

Anonymous (17th Century)
Scenes in and around the capital
Anonymous (17th Century) Scenes in and around the capital Six-panel screen; ink, color, gold and gold leaf on paper 60 x 141¾in. (152.5 x 360cm

Lot #: 88

Estimate: US$30,000 - US$40,000

Date: 20 Mar 2007