Lot 282

2 sheets with altogether 3 ukiyo-e illustrations. Japan, later Edo- to early Meiji-period. Woodblock prints on paper, two of them on formerly opposite book pages. Sheet sizes 16.5 x 23.5 cm - 18.8 x 28 cm. One image with cartouche. - Each mounted under passepartout and framed decoratively under glass. Partially somewhat brown stained.
Japan

2 sheets with altogether 3 ukiyo-e illustrations. Japan, later Edo- to early Meiji-period. Woodblock prints on paper, two of them on formerly opposite book pages. Sheet sizes 16.5 x 23.5 cm - 18.8 x 28 cm. One image with cartouche. - Each mounted under passepartout and framed decoratively under glass. Partially somewhat brown stained.
A motif in the style of the satirical animal depictions by Kawanabe Kyosai, as well as the jointly framed depictions on the left as a landscape view with a view into the house of a painter and on the right with a fantastic motif as a pictorial representation of the artistic imagination.
3 Ukiyo-e prints on 2 sheets. Japan, late Edo or early Meiji. Woodblock prints on paper. - Mounted under passepartout, framed under glass. Some slight foxing.