Winter Antiques Show

Park Avenue Armory

January 21 – 31, 2010

Suzuki Shuitsu (1823-1889)
Meigetsu: Full Moon
Ink color and gold on silk
Hanging Scroll; 49 1/2 x 16 inches
Inv# 5985

Utagawa Hiroshige (1797-1858)
Meguro Drum Bridge and Sunset Hill;
Meguro Taikobashi Yûhinooka, 1857
Oban tate-e
Inv# 6233

Utagawa Yoshitora (act. ca. 1830s-1880s)
London Triptych, 1866
Inv# 6227

Kawase Hasui (1883-1957)
Zozoji Temple from the series "Twenty Views of Tokyo," 1925
Ôban tate-e
Inv# 5988

Kitagawa Utamaro II
Courtesan with apprentice, ca. 1809
Oban tate-e
Utamaro hitsu
Inv# 6217

Hamada Shoji (1894-1978)
Salt-glazed tea bowl with combed design, ca. 1960
Stoneware with salt-glaze
3 1/2 x 4 7/16 inches
Inv# 6092

Kusube Yaichi
Stoneware "Crane's Neck" flower vase with applied decorative clay banding, covered with Chinese Jun ware glaze.
7 1/8 x 3 inches
Inv# 6043

Mori Sosen (1747-1821)
Diptych: Left - Stag with Autumn Grasses
Right - Mother monkey and juvenile playing with a butterfly besides a Chinese rose bush, ca. 1810
ink with light color on paper; 42 1/8 x 14 3/8 inches each
Inv# 6077

Kawamoto Gorô (1919 - 1986)
Large slab built rectangular white-glazed vessel with single curvilinear angled cut surface, 1962
Glazed stoneware with chamotte
21 1/2 x 22 x 5 inches
Inv# 6470

Kamoda Shôji (1933-1983)
Hexagonal plate with upturned edges and acid-etched patterning, 1968
2 x 11 1/2 x 13 inches
Inv# 5692

Kazuaki (active ca. late Meiji period)
Inlaid rectangular bronze and wood box, the lid depicting a spider on its
web between bamboo in shakudo, silver and gold inlay, ca. 1900
Shakudo, silver, gold, and bronze set in wood
2 1/8 x 3 5/8 x 7 inches
$ 5,850
Inv# 5053

Press Release

To celebrate our 30th year as an exhibitor at the Winter Antiques Show, Joan B Mirviss LTD is offering some of the finest ukiyo-e prints and paintings that ever been displayed in our stand. Painting highlights include fine scrolls by NAGASAWA ROSETSU, SOGA SHOHAKU, MORI SOSEN and MORI IPPO. Noteworthy woodblock prints include superb prints by SUZUKI HARUNOBU and KATSUSHIKA HOKUSAI, and fine examples from UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE's "One-hundred Famous Views of Edo" series including "Meguro in Snow." In addition we will be showcasing works by the pioneering clay artists KAWAMOTO GORO, SUZUKI OSAMU, HAMADA SHÔJI, and KUSUBE YAICHI. The fair opens to the public on Friday, January 22nd and runs through Sunday 31st and the hours are noted above for your convenience.

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