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Winter 2022 Sale — Recent Update

This page lists only those art works featured on our website's Winter 2022 update. For the complete web inventory, see the Artists' Gallery. We also have many works of art not listed on our website. If you have specific interests, please contact us.

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The descriptions of art works here and on the linked pages were written by John Fiorillo.


Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Works from Kamigata (Osaka-Kyoto Region)
Hirosada HSD80

Hirosada: Ichikawa Ebizô V (市川海老蔵) as Takechi Mitsuhide (武智みつ秀) in Ehon Taikôki (Illustrated chronicles of the regent: 絵本太功記), unknown theater, possibly a mitate-e (見立絵); Series Title: Chûkô juni gatsu no uchi (Twelve months of loyalty and filial piety: 忠孝十二月之内); Print Title: Gogatsu (Fifth month: 五月), c. 1848, chûban nishiki-e

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Hokuei HKE92

Hokuei: Arashi Rikan II (嵐璃寛) as Ningyoya Kôemon (人形屋幸右衛門) in Ehon Tengajayamura (Picture book of the gathering at Tengajaya: 絵本殿下茶屋聚), Naka Theater, Osaka, 8/1832, ôban nishiki-e

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Hokuei HKE93

Hokuei: Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as Denkaibô (でんかい坊) in Yomiuri chongarebushi (Melodies for texts to sing the news: 詠売ちよんがれ節) at the Kado Theater, Osaka, 9/1835, ôban nishiki-e

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Hokushu HKS64

Hokushû: Ichikawa Ebizô I (市川蝦十郎) as Umakata [packhorse driver] Edobei (馬かた江戸兵衛) in Keisei somewake tsuna (A courtesan's reins dyed in different colors: けいせい染分総), Naka Theater, Osaka, 1/1822, ôban nishiki-e

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Hokushu HKS65

Hokushû: Ichikawa Ebizô I (市川蝦十郎) as yakko [servant] Ranpei (奴蘭平) in Yamatogana Ariwara keizu (Ariwara’s syllabic geneaology: 倭仮名在原系図), unknown theater and date (possibly a mitate), Osaka, 1822(?), deluxe ôban nishiki-e

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Hokushu HKS66

Hokushû: Ichikawa Ebijûrô I (市川鰕十郎) as Hangadai Terukuni (判官代輝國) in Sugawara denju tenari kagami (Mirror of learning & transmitting Sugawara's secrets of calligraphy: 菅原伝授手習鑑), Kado Theater, Osaka, 3/1823, ôban nishiki-e

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Kiyosada KYS04

Kiyosada: Jitsukawa Enzaburô I (實川延三郎) as Kojin Yojirôfu (孝人与じろふ) in Saru mawashi kadode no hitofushi (Melody of the monkey-trainer‘s journey: 猿曳門出諷), Naka Theater, Osaka, 4/1848, chûban nishiki-e

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Munehiro MUH07

Munehiro: (1R) Arashi Rikaku II (嵐璃珏) as Oiwa rei (お岩霊); (2R) Nakamura Kanjaku II (中村翫雀) as Tamiya Iemon (民谷伊右衛門) in Tôkaidô Yotsuya kaidan (Tôkaidô ghost story at Yotsuya: 東街道四谷怪談), Chikugo (筑後) Theater, Osaka, 8/1860; Print Title: "Yotsuya kaidan" (Ghost story at Yotsuya: 四谷怪談), chûban nishiki-e diptych

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Sadahiro SDH15

Sadahiro: Nakayama Nanshi II (中山南枝) and Arashi Sangorô III (あらし三五郎) as oshidori no seirei (spirits of Mandarin ducks: おし鳥の精霊) in Keisei imose no oshidori (A courtesan play: Husband and wife mandarin ducks: けいせい妹背鶫), Wakadayû Theater, Osaka, 1/1837, ôban diptych nishiki-e

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Sadanobu SDN50

Sadanobu I: Arashi Rikaku II (嵐璃珏) as Isogai Tôsuke (磯貝藤助) in Keisei ishikawa zome (Courtesan in dyed Ishikawa colors: けいせい石川染), Chikugo Theater, Osaka, 5/1848; Print title: Chûkô fukushûden (Tales of revenge, loyalty, and filial piety: 忠孝復讐傳), chûban nishiki-e

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Sadanobu II SNB07

Sadanobu II: Naniwagawa no unjô sho (Customs house at the river in Osaka: 浪花川の運上所) and Denshinki o miru (View of telegraph office: 電信機を見る), c. 1875, horizontal ôtanzaku nishiki-e

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Yoshikuni YSK30

YOSHIKUNI: Arashi Kitsusaburô II (嵐橘三郎) as Sasaki Tan'emon (佐々木丹右衛門) in Igagoe dôchû sugoroku (Crossing at Iga along a sugoroku journey: 伊賀越道中双六), Kado Theater, Osaka, 9/1826, ôban nishiki-e

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Yoshitaki YST30

Yoshitaki: Eleven actors in Megumi Soga homare no Fujiyama (In praise of the harmonious Soga at Mt. Fuji: 和合曽我誉富士), Kado Theater (角の芝居), Osaka, 3/1875, chûban nishiki-e pentaptych

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Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Works from Edo
Chikanobu CKN03

Chikanobu: Chiyoda no Ôoku: Otachinoki (Chiyoda Inner Palace: Evacuation: 千代田之大奥 おたち退), 1896, ôban nishiki-e triptych

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Kunisada KSD14

Kunisada I (Toyokuni III): (1R) Kataoka Gadô II (片岡我童) as Chûbei (忠兵衛); (2R) Bandô Hikasaburô IV (坂東彦三郎) as Magoemon (孫右衛門); (3R) Iwai Kumesaburô III (岩井粂三郎) as Umegawa 梅川) in Hatsu momiji ogura no shikishi (初紅葉小倉色紙), Nakamura Theater (中村座), Edo (江戸), 8/1854, ôban nishiki-e triptych

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Kunisada KSD15

Kunisada I (Toyokuni III): (1R) Ichikawa Danjûrô VIII (市川團十郎) as Kinugawa Tanizô (絹川谷蔵); (2R) Ichikawa Kodanji IV (市川小團次) as Sabu's Younger Sister (Imôto) Kasane (三ふ妹かさね) in Kozotte kuruwa mimasu no Date-zome (Three squares Date-dyed in the pleasure quarter: 挙廓三升伊達染), Nakamura Theater (中村座), Edo (江戸), 1/1853, ôban nishiki-e diptych

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Japanese Modern Prints, Paintings, and Related Works
Azechi Umetarô AZH05

Azechi Umetarô: Untitled, but known as Natsu no Fujisan (Mt. Fuji in summer: 夏の富士山), sôsaku hanga ("creative print") large ôban woodcut, 26.0 x 35.0 cm, self-carved, self-printed, self-published, 1951

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Hiratsuka Unichi HRT02

Hiratsuka Un'ichi: Untitled, but known as "Ocean View of Ohara" 1927, sôsaku hanga print, Sôsaku hanga (woodblock print), 22.3 x 30.9 cm

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Kawanishi Hide KWN19

Kawanishi Hide: Hyûga Aoshima (日向青島) from the series Shin Nihon hyakkei (New 100 scenes of Japan: 新日本百景), sôsaku hanga woodblock print, 24.8 x 32.4 cm, self-printed, published by Nihon Hanga Kyôkai (Japan Print Association: 日本洋画協會), April 1939

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Kawanishi Hide KWN20

Kawanishi Hide: Kyokuba shaseichô (Folding book of circus drawings: 曲馬冩生帖), published by Hanga Sô, Ginza, Tokyo (operated by Hirai Hiroshi), 5/1934, sôsaku hanga woodblock-printed book, 29.7 x 22.4 cm

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Kawanishi Hide KWN21

Kawanishi Hide: Shinpan yakyû sugata (Newly published baseball figures: 新板野球すがに) and "Base-Ball," sôsaku hanga woddcut, 1931, 29.0 x 19.7 cm

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Kawanishi Hide KWN22

Kawanishi Hide: Kijutsu majutsu (Magic and juggling: 奇術魔術), sôsaku hanga woodblock-printed book, 1935, 17.2 x 12.0 cm

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Keith Elizabeth KTH01

Keith, Elizabeth: Chinese Matriarch, color etching, 1934, ed. approx. 25; Image: 32.4 x 28.6 cm; Paper: 44.2 x 34.7 cm

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Kitaoka Fumio KTA01

Kitaoka Fumio: Ômogokei aki no iro (Ômogo Gorge in autumn colors: 面河渓秋の色), Large sôsaku hanga woodblock print 48.6 x 63.3 cm, edition no. 3/85, self-printed and self-published, pencil signed, 1982

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Miki Suizan SUZ03

Miki Suizan: Shoka no Hozugawa (Early summer on the Hozu River: 初夏の保津川), c. 1924-1940s(?), shin hanga woodcut, dai ôban nishiki-e

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Miki Suizan SUZ04

Miki Suizan: Haru no yo no Kiyomizu (Kiyomizu Temple on a spring night: 春の夜の清水) from the series Shinsen Kyoto meisho (New selection of famous places in Kyoto: 新選京都名所), 1924, shin hanga woodcut, dai ôban nishiki-e

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Onchi Koshiro ONC07

Onchi Kôshirô: Aru baiorinisuto no inshô (Impression of a violinist: あるバイオリニストの印象); portrait of Suwa Nejiko (諏訪根⾃⼦), sôsaku hanga woodcut, 1946 (printed by Hirai Kôichi c. 1955-60), signature stamp

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Shima Tamami SHM01

Shima Tamami: ''Jo'' (Castle: 城), sôsaku hanga woodblock print, 42.0 x 30.4 cm, self-printed and self-published, 1960, pencil signed

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Sekino Junichrô SEK06

Sekino Jun'ichirô: Utsukushi-sa to kanashimi to (Beauty and Sadness: 美しさと悲しみと), Yûgeshô (Evening Makeup or Evening Grooming: 夕化粧), very large format modern woodcut, 82.5 x 55 cm, self-published, 1986, pencil signed and numbered 73/98

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Tagawa Ken TGW02

Tagawa Ken: Minami-Yamate no. 10 (南山手10番), sôsaku hanga woodcut, self-carved, self-printed, and self-published, 1959, 27.7 x 23.0 cm

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Takahashi Hiromitsu THM01

Takahashi Hiromitsu: Yanone (Arrowhead: 矢の根), kappazuri-e (stencil print, 1980s, ed. no. 9/15, large format (76.0 x 67.1 cm), brush signed, titled, and numbered

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REFERENCE BOOKS (Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Arts)
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Floating world prints in Kamigata, the sophistication of Osaka and Kyoto artists: (Kamigata no ukiyo-e, Osaka Kyoto no sui to waza: 上方の浮世絵 • 大坂京都粋と技); catalog for an exhibition at the Osaka Museum of History (April 19 - June 1, 2014) and the Yamaguchi Prefectural Hagi Uragami Museum (September 9 - October 13, 2014); 260 pages; 213 works in full color

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bks10

Kawanishi Hide, the retrospective: (Kawanishi Hide kaiko ten: Seitan ichihyakunijû nen (Kawanishi Hide the retrospective: 120th anniversary of his birth: 川西回顧展 • 生誕120年); catalog for a retrospective exhibition at the Kobe City Koiso Memorial Museum of Art (October 4 - December 23, 2014); 192 pages; 239 works in full color (prints, drawings, paintings)

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