Paintings, Prints and Sculpture

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Date of the auction: 23.01.2021

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Clear Lake

ARTIST HIGASHIYAMA Kaii
Nikkeishinbunsha No.181, 1994, woodcut, 30.3x45.4cm, sealed at center right image, numbered LIII/CLXXV in the lower left margin, sheet size 33.4x48.1cm, published by The Adachi Institute of Woodcut Prints, the international version, framed...

Price: JP¥800,000 - JP¥1,200,000
ca. US$7,697 - US$11,546

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Cats

ARTIST SAITO Kiyoshi
1973, woodcut, sheet size 30x30cm, signed in the lower right margin, titled and dated in the lower left margin, numbered 105/200 in the lower center margin, framed...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥500,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$4,810

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Oiseau et papillons

ARTIST HASEGAWA Kiyoshi
Reifushobo No.321, 1961, maniere noire, 26.2x36cm, signed in the lower right margin, titled, dated and numbered 21/70 in the lower left margin, sheet size 37.9x51.5cm, with a blind stamp "KIYOSHI HASEGAWA" in the margin, framed...

Price: JP¥700,000 - JP¥1,000,000
ca. US$6,735 - US$9,621

Date: 23 Jan 2021

KUMAGAI MORIKAZU COLLECTION (portfolio)

ARTIST KUMAGAI Morikazu
Gifushinbunsha No.43-cover-43-8, 1972, 24.2x27-33.3x24.7cm, sheet size 25.6x28.8-38.3x27.8cm, all sealed, 8 of them are numbered 264/280 in the lower left margin, published by The Kato Institute of Woodcut Prints, with an original case...

Price: JP¥1,000,000 - JP¥1,500,000
ca. US$9,621 - US$14,432

Date: 23 Jan 2021

12 PIECES OF BAROQUE MUSIC (portfolio)

ARTIST ARIMOTO Toshio
Shinchosha Print 15-26, 1981, etching, 13x10.4-15.5x10.4cm, sheet size each size 32.5x26.5cm (with full margins), all signed and dated in the lower right margin, numbered 10/50 in the lower left margin, published by Yayoi Gallery, with an original case...

Price: JP¥4,000,000 - JP¥6,000,000
ca. US$38,487 - US$57,730

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Cat from LE CHATS

ARTIST FOUJITA Tsuguharu
BUISSON 29.02/BII.29.200, 1929, etching and aquatint, 35x28.5cm, signed in the lower right margin, numbered 75/100 in the lower left margin, sheet size 49.5x42.6cm, China applique, printed on Japon, with trimmed margins, framed...

Price: JP¥1,000,000 - JP¥1,500,000
ca. US$9,621 - US$14,432

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Nature morte a l'encrier

ARTIST FOUJITA Tsuguharu
B.26.79, 1926, etching and aquatint, 26.5x34.5cm, signed and numbered 43/100 in the lower right margin, sheet size 43.8x55.8m, China applique, printed on Japon, framed...

Price: JP¥600,000 - JP¥800,000
ca. US$5,773 - US$7,697

Date: 23 Jan 2021

PETITS MEITRES ET GAGNE-PETIT (illustrated book)

ARTIST FOUJITA Tsuguharu
an illustrated book containing 22 woodcuts in colors (2 double sizes, 20 single sizes (including the frontispiece and 19 with text)), BII.60.109, 1960, book size 37.5x29cm, signed and numbered "190" out of the total edition of 261 on the justification page, published by PIERRE de TARTAS, with an original case...

Price: JP¥1,200,000 - JP¥1,700,000
ca. US$11,546 - US$16,357

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Sea Goddess

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 2 No.221, 1954, woodcut, 40.7x30cm, signed, sealed and dated in the lower right margin, sheet size 54.8x41.8cm, framed. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥700,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$6,735

Date: 23 Jan 2021

April: Sakyamuni from CALENDER IN THE MOOD OF THE TEA CEREMONY

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 9 No.127, 1958, woodcut, 56.7x22.5cm, signed, sealed and dated in the lower right margin, sheet size 62x29.5cm, framed. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥700,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$6,735

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Lion Cave from RYURI-SHO WANDERING AWAY FROM HOME

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 5 No.364, 1953, woodcut with hand-color from verso, 34.4x29.5cm, signed in the lower left margin, sealed in the lower right margin, sheet size 47.5x40.5cm, framed. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥700,000 - JP¥1,000,000
ca. US$6,735 - US$9,621

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Woman with Hawk

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 7 No.51, 1951, woodcut with hand-color from verso, 60x45cm, mounted for scroll, sheet size 60.2x46.4cm, with a wooden box signed by the artist (titled "Young Hawk"). with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥700,000 - JP¥1,000,000
ca. US$6,735 - US$9,621

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Celestial maiden

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 8 No.88, 1971, woodcut with hand-color, hand-color from verso, 12x10.4cm, signed and sealed in the lower margin, sheet size 20x16.5cm, with a sticker signed and titled by the artist, framed. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥1,800,000 - JP¥2,300,000
ca. US$17,319 - US$22,130

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Female Kannon Banga (a set of 8 / Ori-hon)

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
an Ori-hon containing 8 woodcuts from "Female Kannon Banga", each sheet size 31.8x52.2cm, Kodansha vol. 5 No.198, 200, 201, 203, 205-208, 1949, book size 43.3x65.3cm, 2 of them are sealed, with a wooden box signed by MUNAKATA Pariji. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥1,000,000 - JP¥1,500,000
ca. US$9,621 - US$14,432

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Shimyo-jo (Ori-hon)

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
an Ori-hon containing 10 worksd (3 works of ink on paper and ink and 7 works of color on paper), book size 24x17.7cm, all signed and sealed, 6 of them are dated, with a sticker signed and titled by the artist on cover and case, with a box. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥1,500,000 - JP¥2,000,000
ca. US$14,432 - US$19,243

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Yakushi ruriko nyorai [Bhaisajyaguru] (calligraphy)

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
ink on paper, 142.3x35.4cm, sealed at upper right and lower right image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by the artist. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥400,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$3,848

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Calligraphy

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
1974, ink on paper, 120.1x28.6cm, signed and sealed at lower right image, sealed at lower center image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by the artist. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥400,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$3,848

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Calligraphy

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
ink on paper, 130.5x29.9cm, sealed at lower center image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by the artist. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥400,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$3,848

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Bodhisattva

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
ink and color on paper, 16x47cm, signed and sealed at left image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by the artist. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥800,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$7,697

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Carp

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
1944, ink on paper, 36.4x41.5cm, signed and sealed at upper left image, sealed at lower left image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by the artist. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee. Literature : The Complete Works of Shiko Munakata, vol. 4, Kodansha, 1980, P.195, No.45...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥800,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$7,697

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Fruits and Vegetables

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
1942, ink and color on paper, 28.5x45cm, signed and sealed at center left image, sealed and titled at center right image, mounted for scroll, with a wooden box signed by MUNAKATA Pariji. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee. Literature : The Complete Works of Shiko Munakata, vol. 9, Kodansha, 1980, P.199, No.90...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥400,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$3,848

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Work

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
ink on paper, 38x108cm, signed at center image, framed. *Sold without certification due to the off authenticated item...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥700,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$6,735

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Four Gods (a set of 4)

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
a set of 4: "Black Tortoise""White Tiger""Azure Dragon""Vermilion Bird", Kodansha vol. 2 No.254-257, 1953, woodcut with hand-color from verso, 32.8x23-33.4x23cm, sheet size 39.2x29.2-39.5x29.6cm, all sealed in the margin. each with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥1,200,000 - JP¥1,800,000
ca. US$11,546 - US$17,319

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Owls (a set of 4)

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
1962, ink and color on paper, each size 77x66.4cm, 1 of them is signed, 2 of them are sealed, all framed. each with authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee. Literature : The Complete Works of Shiko Munakata, vol. 4, Kodansha, 1980, P.187, No.26-29...

Price: JP¥2,000,000 - JP¥3,000,000
ca. US$19,243 - US$28,865

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Benten with Biwa

ARTIST MUNAKATA Shiko
Kodansha vol. 6 No.280, 1973, woodcut with hand-color, hand-color from verso, 45.5x27.3cm, signed, sealed and dated in the lower center margin, sheet size 54x33.5cm, with a sticker signed and titled by the artist (titled "All People"), framed. with an authenticity certificate by MUNAKATA Shiko Authentication Committee...

Price: JP¥3,000,000 - JP¥5,000,000
ca. US$28,865 - US$48,108

Date: 23 Jan 2021

The Heron Maiden

ARTIST KITANO Tsunetomi
woodcut hand-color, 45.4x30cm, signed on plate at upper left image, sheet size 54.2x36.4cm...

Price: JP¥1,000,000 - JP¥1,500,000
ca. US$9,621 - US$14,432

Date: 23 Jan 2021

In a Mellow Mood

ARTIST TORII Kotondo
woodcut, 40.6x25.4cm, signed and sealed on plate at center right image, sheet size 48.1x29.6cm, sealed and inscribed "51" on the sticker on verso...

Price: JP¥400,000 - JP¥600,000
ca. US$3,848 - US$5,773

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Vaspors of the Hot Apring from MODERN BEAUTIES SERIES I

ARTIST ITO Shinsui
1930, woodcut, 40.9x26cm, signed on plate and dated at upper left image, sheet size 43.2x27.7cm, sealed "WATANABE" at lower left image, numbered 84/250 on verso...

Price: JP¥500,000 - JP¥700,000
ca. US$4,810 - US$6,735

Date: 23 Jan 2021

Doing Hair from MODERN BEAUTIES SERIES II

ARTIST ITO Shinsui
1934, woodcut, 41.5x25.5cm, signed and sealed on plate at upper right image, sheet size 44x27.5cm, sealed "publisher WATANABE Shozaburo" in the margin, numbered 196/250 on verso...

Price: JP¥250,000 - JP¥350,000
ca. US$2,405 - US$3,367

Date: 23 Jan 2021

TEN THEMES OF WOMAN (portfolio)

ARTIST TAKEHISA Yumeji
woodcut, sheet size 43.2x31-44x31cm, all sealed on plate, each with publisher's seal in the margin, all numbered 56/150, published by The Kato Institute of Woodcut Prints, with an original Tatou case...

Price: JP¥300,000 - JP¥500,000
ca. US$2,886 - US$4,810

Date: 23 Jan 2021