Lot 277: Author: Hokusai (?). Title: Famous Places of Edo (Edo-meisho) : Fukugawa, the Festival of Hachiman. Place Published: (Japan). Date Published:. Description: 26x16.5 cm (10 1/4x61/2") color print tipped in to matting. This chu-ban print depicts the Fukugawa Festival of Hachiman (a war/protective god). It is the right-hand page of facing illustrated pages from a book of the same name ( Famous Views of Edo ). "Hokusai" is written on the matting, and there is a red "AU" monogram on the lower corner of the print. Condition: Some slight wear to edges of print and matting; near fine.
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Sunday, 1st November 2015
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