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Kunisada & Hiroshige II ~ The Miracles of Kannon


 

Kokawa-dera in Kii Province (The story of Shibukawa Sadayû), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 1/2 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper and lower right.  $300.00

Kannon-ji in Ômi Province ( The story of the Mermaid), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 7/16 x 9 inches. Signed upper left and lower right.  $300.00

Ryûseki-ji on Mount Hien ( The story of the Flying Image), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 3/8 x 9 inches. Signed upper and lower left.  $300.00

Upper Daigo-ji in Yamashiro Province (The story of Shôhô Sôjô), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 1/2 x 9 inches. Signed upper and lower right.  $300.00
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Iwama-dera in Ômi Province (The story of the poet Bashô, also called Tôsei), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 1/2 x 9 inches. Signed upper left and lower right.  $300.00
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Hase-dera in Yamato Province (The story of Nakatomi no Nobuchika, a priest of the Kasuga Shrine), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 1/2 x 9 inches. Signed upper and lower right.  $300.00
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Saizen-ji on Mount Seitai (The story of the Singing Nenbutsu: Calling on the name of the Buddha with song and dance), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 7/16 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper right and lower left.  $300.00
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Mii-dera in Ômi Province (The story of the Woman Sugi in the Town of Ôtsu), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 9/16 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper right and lower left. $300.00
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Nan'endô in Nara, Yamato Province (The story of Kan’in Sadaijin Fuyutsugu kô), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 9/16 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper and lower left. Sold
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Kiyomizu-dera in Kyoto, Yamashiro Province (The story of Shume no Hangan Yorihisa), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 9/16 x 8 15/16 inches. Signed upper and lower left.  $300.00
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Imakumano in Kyoto, Yamashiro Province (The story of the Retired Emperor Goshirakawa), oban color woodcut, 1859. 13 7/16 x 9 inches. Signed upper right and lower left.  $300.00
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Ishiyama-dera in Ômi Province (The story of Bishop Rôben), oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 9/16 x 8 15/16 inches. Signed upper left and lower right.  $300.00
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Tanikumi-dera in Mino Province (The story of Ôkura Nobumitsu), oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 3/8 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper left and lower right.  $300.00
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Mimuroto-ji in Yamashiro Province (The story of the Farm Girl of Kaida Village in Yamashiro), oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 1/2 x 9 1/16 inches. Signed upper and lower right. Fine condition apart from a small wormhole, center.  $250.00
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Oka-dera in Yamato Province (The story of the Girl from Nagato Province), oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 5/8 x 9 inches. Signed upper and lower left. Fine condition apart from a small wormhole, center.  $250.00
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Tsubosaka-dera in Yamato Province (The story of Sukaru), oban color woodcut from the series Miracles of Kannon, 1859. 13 3/8 x 8 7/8 inches. Signed upper and lower right. Fine condition apart from a small wormhole, center.  $250.00
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This series depicts scenes on the pilgrimage route dedicated the goddess Kannon, the Buddhist "Goddess of Mercy".
The 1500 mile pilgrimage stretches from Lake Biwa to Kobe and includes thirty-three temples, each of which is associated with a miracle related to Kannon.
In each woodcut, the figures are by Toyokuni III, Kunisada (1786-1864) and landscapes at the top of the sheets are by Hiroshige II (1842-1894)

 



Updated: February 2018

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