Isoda Koryusai (fl. 1764-1788)<BR />Four woodblock prints
Lot 2009
Isoda Koryusai (fl. 1764-1788)
Four woodblock prints
US$ 1,800 - 2,400
£1,100 - 1,400
Auction Details
Lot Details
Isoda Koryusai (fl. 1764-1788)
Four woodblock prints
Four chuban tate-e; each signed Koryusai-ga or Koryu-ga, including Yagao no sekisho, from the series Furyu Genji hakkei (Eight Views of Elegant Genji), 1773-75; Washi no bansho (Evening Bell of the Eagle), from the series Meicho zashiki hakkei (Eight Parlor Views of Famous Birds), 1775-76; Jugatsu: Zoshigaya, from the series Edo meisho juni gatsu, 1773-75; and Ueno no bansho, from the series Edo hakkei, 1770s - good-fair impressions, faded, soiled, last three trimmed, three with glassine hinges, second with wormage, fourth patched
10 3/8 x 7 3/4in (26.4 x 19.8cm)
10 1/4 x 7 1/2in (26 x 19cm)
9 1/2 x 7 1/2in (24.2 x 18.8cm)
8 3/4 x 5 3/4in (22.4 x 14.4cm)

Footnotes

  • The third print is not included among others in this series listed in The Prints of Isoda Koryusai by Allen Hockley (Seattle and London: University of Washington Press, 2003).
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