531
531

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE JAPANESE COLLECTION

Imai Toshimitsu
SOLEIL LEVANT (LA JOURNÉE)
Estimate
600,000800,000
LOT SOLD. 750,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
531

PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE JAPANESE COLLECTION

Imai Toshimitsu
SOLEIL LEVANT (LA JOURNÉE)
Estimate
600,000800,000
LOT SOLD. 750,000 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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Imai Toshimitsu
1928 - 2002
SOLEIL LEVANT (LA JOURNÉE)
signed in English and dated 63; signed in English and Japanese, titled in French, dated Nov, 1963 and inscribed PARIS 27 rue du Rhin 19 on the reverse
oil on canvas
195 by 130 cm; 76¾ by 51¼ in.
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Provenance

Private Collection
Christie's, London, 30 June 1988, lot 606
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale


Exhibited

Japan, Osaka, The National Museum of Art; Tokyo, Meguro Museum of Art; Iwaki City, Iwaki City Art Museum, Imaï: A Retrospective 1950 – 1989, 8 April – 23 May, 3 June – 3 August, 2 September – 1 October 1989, p. 75 (illustrated in colour)
Japan, Gunma, The Museum of Modern Art; Ehime, The Museum of Art, Through a Collector's Eye: Japanese Art after 1945, September 2001-January 2002, p. 57, cat. no. 37 (illustrated in colour)

Literature

IMAÏ Toshimitsu, Kyuryudo Art Publishing Co., Tokyo, 1975, p. 26 (illustrated)
IMAÏ, Electa, Milan, Italy, 1998, p. 144 (illustrated in colour)

Contemporary Art

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Hong Kong