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Fall 2019 Sale

This page lists only those art works featured on our website's October 2019 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.

The descriptions of art works on the information pages were written by John Fiorillo.


Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Works from Kamigata (Osaka-Kyoto Region)
Ashiyuki ASY45

Ashiyuki: Arashi Rikan II (嵐璃寛) as Karahashi Sakujûrô (唐橋昨十郎) in Chukô homare no futamichi (Honor, loyalty, and filial piety at the crossroads:  忠孝誉二街), Kado (角) Theater, Osaka, 9/1832, ôban nishiki-e

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Hironobu HNB10

Hironobu: (R) Jitsukawa Enjaku I (実川延若) as kagokaki (palanquin bearer) Saichi (駕かき左市) and Sawamura Kunitaro III (澤村國太郎) as keisei (courtesan) Asatsuma (けいせい浅妻); (L) Jitsukawa Gakujurô II (実川額十郎) as kagokaki (palanquin bearer) Ukanza (駕かき烏勘三) in Keisei hana no tôriya (けいせい華通矢), Naka Theater, Osaka, shikake chûban nishiki-e diptych

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Hironobu HNB11

Hironobu: (1R) Arashi Rikaku II (嵐璃珏) as Fuse-hime (伏姫) and an unnamed actor as a dôji (child: 童子); (2R) Arashi Rikan III (嵐璃寛) as Kanemari Daisuke (金鞠大助) in Keisei yatsu no hanafusa (けいせい八花魁), Kado Theater, Osaka 1/1857, chûban nishiki-e diptych

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Hirosada_ HSD73

Hirosada: Actors in the Hana fubuki uta no nadokoro (花雪歌清水), Kado Theater, Osaka, 1/1849, chûban nishiki-e and deluxe paintings, from the series Chûkô buyûden (Tales of loyalty, bravery, and filial devotion: 忠孝武勇伝)

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Hokuei HKE78

Hokuei: Arashi Rikan II (嵐璃寛) as Kohagi jitsu ha [actually] Mukan no Tayû Atsumori (小萩実は無冠太夫敦盛) in Suma no miyako genpei tsutsuji (Azaleas of the Minamoto and Taira clans in the capital at Suma: 須磨都源平躑躅), Naka Theater, Osaka, from the series Ryukō kagami no ooi (Fashionable mirror covers: 流行鏡の覆), 11/1835, ôban nishiki-e

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Hokuei HKE79

Hokuei: (1R) Nakamura Utaemon III as Sute Wakamaru (捨若丸); (2R) Onoe Tamizo II (L) as Miura Hitachi (三浦常陸); (3R) Nakamura Tomijûrô I as Gion Okaji (ぎおんおかじ); (4R) Bandô Jûtaro as Saito Kuranosuke (斎藤蔵之助) in Keisei chigogafuchi, Kado Theater, Osaka, 1/1833, deluxe ôban nishiki-e tetraptych

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Hokuei HKE80

Hokuei: Ichikawa Hakuen II (市川白猿), the Edo actor Ichikawa Danjūrō VII, in two roles, Nikki Danjo (に木だん正) and Arajishi Otokonosuke (荒獅子男之助), in Date kurabe Okuni kabuki (伊達競阿國劇場), Naka Theater, Osaka, from the set titled Shichi yaku no uchi (From among seven roles: 七役之内), 8/1829, Naka Theater, Osaka, ôban nishiki-e

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Hokuei HKE81

Hokuei: (1R) Bandô Hikosaburô IV (坂東彦三郎) as Yamazaki Yogorô (山崎与五郎) and (2R) Arashi San’emon IX (嵐三右衛門) as [Fujiya 藤屋] Azuma (あづま) in Futatsu chôchô kuruwa nikki (Diary of two butterflies from the licensed quarters: 双蝶々曲輪日記), Ônishi Theater, Osaka, 11/1833, deluxe ôban nishiki-e

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Hokuei HKE82

Hokuei: (1R) Kataoka Ichizō I (片岡市蔵) as Inukai Genpachi (犬飼見八); (2R) Arashi Rikan II (嵐璃寛) as Inuzuka Shino (犬塚信乃) in Hana no ani tsubomi no yatsufusa (花魁莟八総), Naka Theater, Osaka, 1/1836, ôban nishiki-e diptych

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Kunihiro KUH46

Kunihiro: Shichi daime (7th generation) Ichikawa Hakuen II (the Edo actor Ichikawa Danjûrô VII) as sendô (boatman) Matsuemon jitsu wa (actually) Higuchi no Jirô (船頭松右衛門実は樋口次郎) in Hiragana seisuiki, Naka Theater, Osaka, 5/1829, ôban nishiki-e

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Kunishige KSG06

Kunishige: Jitsukawa Ensaburô (實川延三郎) as Furuteya Hachirôbei (古手屋八郎兵衛) in Kane morotomo yume no samezaya (鐘もろとも夢の鮫鞘), Wakadayû (若太夫), Osaka, 5/1849, deluxe ôban nishiki-e

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Nagakuni NGK02

Nagakuni: Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as Ishikawa Goemon (石川五右衛門) in Keisei chigogafuchi (けいせい稚児淵), 1/1817, Kado Theater, Osaka, ôban nishiki-e

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Sadahiro SDH13

Sadahiro: Arashi Rikan II (嵐璃寛) as [Minamoto no] Yorimasa (より政) in Norimasa nue monogatari (Tale of Yorimasa and the nue: 頼政鵺物語), Naka Theater, Osaka, ôban nishiki-e

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Kunimasu KMS45

Sadamasu (Kunimasu): Arashi Tokusaburô III (嵐徳三郎) as the onnadate (chivalrous woman) Ohashi in Nippon daiichi mekari no jinji (日本第和布苅神事), 1/1838, Onishi Theater, Osaka, deluxe ôban nishiki-e

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Sadanobu SDN46

Sadanobu: Nanshi II changing (aratame) to (南枝改) Nakayama Yoshio III (中山よしを) as the Courtesan (Keisei) Hishigaki (けいせい菱垣) in Keisei sato no funauta (けいせい廓船諷), Kado Theater, Osaka, 1/1838, ôban nishiki-e

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Sadanobu SDN47

Sadanobu: (1R) Bandô Jutarô I (坂東寿太郎) as Tsubone Iwafuji (局岩ふじ), Nakamura Tomijûrô II (中村富十郎) as meshitsukai [servant] Ohatsu (召使おはつ), and (3R) Mimasu Gennosuke I (三升源之助) as chûrô [middle-aged] Onoe (中老尾上) in Kagamiyama kokyô no nishiki-e (鏡山舊錦絵), Kado Theater, Osaka, 1/1838, ôban nishiki-e triptych

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Shigeharu SGH50

Shigeharu: Ichikawa Hakuen II (市川白猿) as Monokawa Kurando (者川蔵人) in Oniwaka nagori no motodori (Oniwaka's farewell topknot: 鬼若名残髻), Naka Theater, Osaka, 9/1829, ôban nishiki-e

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Shigenobu SGN05

Shigenobu: Hatsuhanadayû (初花太夫) of the Naka-Ôgiya (中扇屋) performing a Genjôraku (還城楽) dance; Series Title: Osaka Shinmachi nerimono (Costume Parade in Shinmachi, Osaka: 大坂新町ねりも乃), 6/1822, ôban nishiki-e

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Toyohide THD08

Toyohide: Kataoka Gadô II (二代目片岡我童) as Sukune Tarô (宿袮太郎), Tenmangû natane no gokû, Naka no Shibai, Osaka, 4/1841, ôban nishiki-e

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Umekuni UMK03

Umekuni: Nakamura Utaemon III (中村歌右衛門) as a blind masseur [zatô] actually [jitsu ha] Mino no Shôkurô (座頭実はみのノ仕九郎) in Keisei ômonguchi (けいせい廓大門), Kado Theater, Osaka, 1/1823, ôban nishiki-e

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Yoshikuni YSK28

Yoshikuni: Nakamura Shikan II (中村芝翫) as Sano Gensaemon (佐野源左衛門) in Kaikei natsu no hachinoki (男夏鉢の木), Naka Theater, Osaka, 7/1826, ôban nishiki-e

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Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Works from Edo
Kunisada KNS09

Kunisada: Courtesan holding a roll of writing paper, from the series Ukiyo jinsei tengankyô (浮世人精天眼鏡), c. 1830, ôban nishiki-e

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Kunisada KNS10

Kunisada: Kan Zhang Liang (韓張良 ) and Huang Shigong (黃石公), from the series Kan-So gundan (Battle tales of the Han and Chu: 漢楚軍談), c. 1827, ôban nishiki-e

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Sadatora SDT01

Sadatora: Osaka Dôtonbori shibaimachi no zu (View of the theater street in Dôtonbori, Osaka: 大坂道頓堀芝居町の図), c. 1830-31, ôban nishiki-e triptych

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Katsukawa Shunshô SHO01

Shunshô (Katsukawa): Nakamura Sukegorô II as Kaminari Shokurô (二代中村助五郎の雷庄九郎) in Hatsumonbi kuruwa Soga (初紋日曲輪曽我, also 初紋日廓曽我), Nakamura-za (中村座), Edo, 2/1780, hosoban nishiki-e

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Toyokuni II TYS01

Toyokuni II: The sumô wrestler Yuranoumi Kaigorô (由良海楫五郎), 1831, ôban nishiki-e

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Japanese Modern Prints, Paintings, and Related Works
Azechi Umetaro HMS01

Azechi Umetarô: Yuki otoko (Snowman: 雪男) from the portfolio Gendai meika sôsaku hanga shû (Collection of famous contemporary creative prints: 現代名家創作版画集), 1959, sôsaku hanga woodblock print

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Hashimoto Okiie HMS01

Hashimoto Okiie: Ne no niwa (Tree roots in garden: 根の庭), 1966, large-format sôsaku hanga wooblock print, self-carved/printed/published, singed in pencil

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Kawanishi KWN10

Kawanishi Hide: Kyokuba shaseichô (Folding book of circus drawings: 曲馬冩生帖), book of woodcuts in color, 5/1934, 29.7 x 22.4 cm

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Kawanishi KWN11

Kawanishi Hide: Equestrian riders from Hanga ehon sakasu (Picture book of circus prints: 版画絵本サーカス), sôsaku hanga woodblock print, large format, 1933, 32.0 x 47.0 cm

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Daniel Kelly KEL01

Daniel Kelly: China Bowl, 2000, ed. no. 53/75, pencil signed and dated, large-format etching with chine collé, 60.0 x 89.0 cm

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Maekawa Senpan ODK01

Maekawa Senpan: Bathing at a hot spring from the series Gendai meika sôsaku hanga shû (Collection of famous contemporary creative prints), 1959; Edition No.: 98/100, sôsaku hanga woodblock (24.5 x 29.9 cm)

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Maki Haku MKH01

Maki Haku: "Work 74-40," 1974; Edition No.: 30/155, large-format (41.0 x 55.9 cm) modern hanga

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MRI03

Mori Yoshitoshi: Machi musume ("Town girl": 町娘), wood-carved picture (板彫絵) and hand-painted, 1983, 22.3 x 15.6 cm

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Oda ODK01

Oda Kazuma: Iwami Arifuku onsen (Arifuku Hot Spring in Iwami: 石見有福温泉) from the series San'in fûkei (Scenes of San'in: 山陰風景), 1925, ôban nishiki-e

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Onchi ONC05

Onchi Kôshirô: [Kashû] Shinsho Fuji ([Poetry Collection] Fresh Praise of Fuji: 歌集新頌富士), book with woodblock-printed images and metal type, June 1946

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Shoson SHS02

Shoson: Carrion crow on snow-covered willow branch at dawn, shin hanga woodblock print, chirimengami edition, c. 1930s

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REFERENCE BOOKS (Japanese Prints, Paintings, and Related Arts)
bks09

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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