CONRAD R. GRAEBER
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Anonymous , Japanese (19th century)
[Bats], stencil cut. 9 11/16 x 3 5/16 inches. Ex. collection: Helen Hyde and Arthur Wesley Dow.  $250.00
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Yoshu Chikanobu, Japanese (1838-1912)
Kintaro, color woodcut from the series Edo Embroidery Pictures Day and Night, 1886. 13 1/16 x 9 1/8 inches. Signed, lower left.  $600.00

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Nagamachi Chikuseki (19th-20th century)
Carp and Mizukusa, color woodcut, ca. 1910. 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches.  $325.00
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Yabu Chosui (1814-1867)
[Flying Cranes], color shijo surimono woodcut with embossing, ca. 1860. 13 1/2 x 19 inches.  $975.00
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Ogata Gekko, Japanese (1859-1920)
[Calligrapher], color woodcut from the series Nihon Hana Zukushi, ca. 1895. 13 x 8 5/8 inches.  $250.00
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Ogata Gekko, Japanese (1859-1920)
Sea Bream, color woodcut from the set Gekko’s Gahou, 1899. 9 x 11 7/8 inches. Signed, center right.  $350.00
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Keika Hasegawa, Japanese (19th-20th centuries)
Seirioden Chrysanthemums, color woodcut from the set One Hundred Chrysanthemums, 1893. 12 1/8 x 8 7/8 inches (sheet).  $200.00
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Okiie Hashimoto, Japanese (1899-1993)
Rock Garden Nº 6, color woodcut, 1960. Edition of 60. 17 x 21 1/2 inches. Signed in pencil.  $600.00
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Ando Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Kanaya: The Far Bank of the ďi River (Kanaya, ďigawa engan), oban color woodcut from the series Fifty-three Stations of the T˘kaid˘, 1833-34. 9 x 13 15/16 inches. Signed center right. With slight toning and fading.   $1200.00
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Joichi Hoshi (1913-1979)
Necklace (D), color woodcut, 1964. Hondo 123. Edition of 50. 13 x 11 inches. Signed in pencil.  $1750.00

Clifton Karhu, American (1927-2007)
Kyo Meisho – Kinkakuji, color woodcut, 1976. Edition of 100. 12 x 16 inches. Signed in pencil.  Sold

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Clifton Karhu, American (1927-2007)
Kyo Meisho – Shijo – Kawaramachi, color woodcut, 1975. Edition of 100. 12 x 16 inches. Signed in pencil.  Sold

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Taki Katei (1830-1901)
Palanquin for red plum blossom viewing, color woodcut, 1868.14 1/2 x 10 inches.  $475.00

Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)
The Sacred Bridge (Shinkyo), color woodcut with hand coloring, from the set Views of Famous Sites in Japan, 1897. Smith 11. 13 5/16 x 8 9/16 inches. $650.00

Kobayashi Kiyochika, Japanese (1847-1915)
Hotoke-gozen, oban color woodcut triptych, 1897. From the set of three tryptychs Ancient Patterns. Each 14 3/16 x 9 3/8 inches. The 12th century court dancer Hotoke-gozen after becoming a nun at age 17, visiting Gio, Ginyo and their mother at a small temple on an autumn evening.  $950.00

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Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)
Poet Ariwara no Yukihira wandering by moonlight in the bay of Suma, oban color woodcut triptych, 1885. Each 13 7/8 x 9 5/8 inches.  $2800.00

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Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)
Two Ducks, color woodcut, ca. 1900. 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches.   Sold
Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)
Chrysanthemums Along a Stream, color woodcut with metallic pigments and embossing, ca. 1900. 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches.  $475.00

Tsukioka Kogyo (1869-1927)
Two Turtles, color woodcut, ca. 1900. 9 1/2 x 9 7/8 inches.  Sold

Ohara Koson, Japanese (1877-1945)
Puppy Walking on Fallen Pine Needles, color woodcut, ca. 1925. K 41.13 9 3/8 x 9 7/16 inches. Signed, lower right.  $375.00

Ohara Koson, Japanese (1877-1945)
Wild Geese, color woodcut, 1926. S 11.5 14 1/4 x 9 7/16 inches.  Sold

Toyohara Kunichika (1835-1900)
[Two women with a boiling over teapot], oban color woodcut, 1864.13 3/8 x 9 1/16 inches.  $475.00

Gototei Kunisada (1786-1864)
Actors Segewa and Nakamura in the "Butterfly Dance", color woodcut diptych, ca. 1830. 15 x 20 1/4 inches.  $600.00

Utagawa Kunisada II, Japanese (1823-1880)
Actor Asao Okuyama III as Nurude Gobaiji, oban color woodcut from the series The Book of the Eight Dog Heroes (Hakkenden inu no s˘shi no uchi), 1852. 14 3/8 x 10 inches. Signed, upper left. This series depicts the characters of Bakin’s novel Hakkenden and has been described as one of the artist’s masterworks.  $375.00

Utagawa Kuniyoshi, Japanese (1798-1861)
The magic toads watched by Yoshikado, his sister Takiyasha, Iga Jutar˘ and their followers, oban color woodcut triptych, ca. 1843. Robinson T89. 14 3/8 x 29 7/8 inches.  $4000.00
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Tetsuya Noda, (born 1940)
Diary: Sept. 1st, ‘74, color lithograph, 1974. FTG 144. An artist’s proof, apart from the edition of 30. 18 1/2 x 25 1/8 inches. Signed in pencil. This impression was included in Harvard’s 1998 exhibition Touchstone 200 Years of Artist’s Lithographs and illustrated on page 28 of the accompanying catalog.  $3200.00

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Tetsuya Noda, (born 1940)
Diary: March 3rd, ‘77, woodcut and silkscreen, printed in colors, 1977. FTG 195. An artist’s proof, apart from the edition of 20. 17 5/8 x 25 5/16 inches. Signed in pencil. The cover illustration to the first volume of Noda’s catalogue raisonnÚ. $3200.00

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Kiyoshi Saito (1907-1997)
Ikarugano-sato Horyu-ji Nara (B), color woodcut, 1962. Edition of 200. 14 15/16 x 20 3/4 inches. Signed in ink and titled in pencil.  Sold
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Hasegawa Sadanobu I (1809-1879)
Memorial portrait of the actor Nakamura Tamasuke, age 61, color woodcut, 1838.14 3/8 x 9 7/8 inches.  $475.00

Hasegawa Sadanobu I (1809-1879)
Bewitching Women of the Three Countries: The Actor Nakamura Daikichi as Tamamo no Mae, color woodcut diptych, 1850. 10 x 14 1/16 inches.  $450.00

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Kaoru Saito (born 1931)
Evening Primrose, mezzotint, ca. 1980. Edition of 50. 6 5/8 x 5 7/16 inches. Signed in pencil.  $375.00

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Tagaya Shino, Japanese (20th century)
Approaching Autumn Breeze, color woodcut for Fujin Gurafu, 1926. 5 5/16 x 7 inches (image).  $350.00
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Ryohei Tanaka (born 1933)
A House in Hanase, etching, 1979. Edition of 120. 11 5/8 x 9 3/8 inches. Signed in pencil.  $650.00

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Utagawa Toyokuni I (1769-1825)
[Woman eating], color woodcut from the series Twelve Months of the Year in Old Edo, ca. 1804.14 1/2 x 9 11/16 inches. Publisher: Nishimura-ya Yohachi (Eijudo).  $550.00

Toyokuni III, Kunisada, Japanese (1786-1864) and Hiroshige II, Japanese (1842-1894)
Kannon-ji in ďmi Province ( The story of the Mermaid, oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 7/16 x 9 inches. Signed upper left and lower right.The series depicts scenes on the pilgrimage route dedicated the goddess Kannon, the Buddhist "Goddess of Mercy".  $300.00

Additional woodcuts from this series can be seen here.

Toyokuni III, Kunisada (1786-1864)
Kimae no yosa so (The generous type), oban color woodcut from the series
Imayo sanjuni so (The modern thirty-two types), 1859. 14 1/2 x 10 inches. Signed center right. With an inset image designed by Gengyo Miyagi (1870-1880).  $2500.00

Yoshiharu (1828-1888
Actor of the Kataoka (?) line as a warrior uprooting a tree, color woodcut, 1870's.14 1/4 x 9 1/2 inches.   $450.00

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi, Japanese (1839-1892)
Moon of Enlightenment, color woodcut, 1888. From the series One Hundred Aspects of the Moon. 13 1/16 x 8 13/16 inches. A depiction of Hotei, the god of happiness and good fortune.  Sold

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Ikeda Yoson, Japanese (1895-1988), Self Portrait, color woodcut, 1959. 8 1/2 x 6 1/2 inches. Tipped to a backing sheet, as issued. Illustrated and discussed in Waves of Renewal, Modern Japanese Prints 1900 to 1960, plate 209.  $485.00

 



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