LondonFine Japanese Art
The Fine Japanese Art sale showcases the beauty of Japanese artistry and craftsmanship from the Jōmon period (10,000 B.C.E. to 300 B.C.E) to the Shōwa period (1926–1989). With careful curation, a delightful group of fine Japanese works of art from distinguished European, American and Asian private collections, including lacquer, ceramics, enamels, woodblock prints, paintings, armour and swords will be brought into the spotlight.
6 – 15 May 2020 | London | full auction details
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797–1861)
Mitsukuni Defying the Skeleton Spectre Conjured Up by Princess Takiyasha (Souma No Furudairi Yokai Ga Shadokuro To Tatakau Oya Notarou Mitsukuni)
Edo Period, 19th Century
Lot Sold for £200,000, A World Record
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