Munakata Shiko (1903-1995)<BR />One large woodblock print
Lot 3218
Munakata Shiko (1903-1995)
One large woodblock print
Sold for US$ 27,500 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Munakata Shiko (1903-1995)
One large woodblock print
Sumizuri-e; from the series Shaka judai deshi (Ten Great Disciples of Sakyamuni), 1939, re-carved 1948, depicting Ragora (Rahula), the right margin signed in pencil Shiko [in Japanese] Munakata [in Roman script] above his cipher and red seal reading Shiko - very good impression, overall minor wrinkles, edges tacked down to backing
38 7/8 x 15 1/4in (98.7 x 38.5cm)

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  • Provenance:
    purchased directly form the artist while he was in residence in Washington, DC in the 1960s
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