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115

ATTRIBUTED TO KAWAHARA KEIGA (1786–1860) STUDIO, DESHIMA ISLAND, EDO PERIOD, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 GBP

ATTRIBUTED TO KAWAHARA KEIGA (1786–1860) STUDIO, DESHIMA ISLAND, EDO PERIOD, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

ATTRIBUTED TO KAWAHARA KEIGA (1786–1860) STUDIO, DESHIMA ISLAND, EDO PERIOD, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

15,000

to
- 20,000 GBP

Lot sold:

47,500

GBP

ATTRIBUTED TO KAWAHARA KEIGA (1786–1860) STUDIO, DESHIMA ISLAND, EDO PERIOD, EARLY 19TH CENTURY


ink and colour on silk

73 cm., 28¾ in. wide

- As can be seen in the image, there is some slight brownish staining and slight lines where the painting has been rolled.

- The painting is backed onto paper.

- There is some slight wear to the surface of the silk.

- Otherwise, it is in good condition.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

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A similar example is in the collection of the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, (workshop of) Kawahara Keiga: View of Deshima, (1833–1836), accession no. RP-T-1921-488, go to: https://www.rijksmuseum.nl/en/collection/RP-T-1921-488