Revere Auctions
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The Arts of Asia, India, & the Middle East

Tue, Jul 18, 2023 11:00AM EDT
Lot 5

Tsuchiya Koitsu "Natsu no Suki Miyajima" Print

Estimate: $600 - $1,200

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Tsuchiya Koitsu (Japanese, 1870-1949). Japanese shin-hanga woodblock on paper print titled "Natsu no Suki Miyajima (Summer moon at Miyajima)" depicting a peaceful scene at Miyajima island in Japan with the summer moon shining in the sky, 1936. Sealed with artist's seal ('shin') along the lower left in plate; ink titled along the right margin; further inscribed in Japanese along the lower right margin.
Sight; height: 10 in x width: 15 in. Framed; height: 18 1/2 in x width: 23 1/2 in.


The piece shows no visible tears, losses or restoration under UV light. The sheet is lightly toned, as shown in the listing image. The sheet is hinged along the upper margin with framer's tape. Along the upper margin there is undulation. Along the margins, there are light creases. Along the lower margin, there is old framer's tape adhered from the verso. Along the extreme edges, there are original paint accretions that do not affect the center image. No visible foxing or soiling. The mat is lightly toned. Inspected out of frame. Framed under plexiglass; the glass is not firmly attached to the painted wooden frame.

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