Lot of six Japanese woodblock prints (two framed as diptychs). 1st item: Diptych depicting four geishas, one in a crouched pose with sword in hand, attr. Toyokuni II (1777-1835), 13-1/2" x 18-3/4" sight, 26" x 29" matted and framed. 2nd item: Two associated woodblock prints framed together, one depicting a geisha with box in hand and the other depicting a Samurai with geisha attendants, both attr. Toyokuni II (1777-1835). 3rd and 4th items: Black and white woodblock prints on wove paper (one with additional yellow coloring) depicting 3 figures crossing a bridge and two others sitting in a garden. 11-1/2" x 8" sight, 16-1/2" x 12-1/2" matted and framed. Unsigned, manner of Katsukawa Shunsho (1726-1792). Condition: All with some fading, toning, and light discolorations. 1st item: losses to frame, some light scattered spotting/foxing, especially to upper left corner. Not examined out of frame. 2nd item: losses to frame and no glass, 1" stain in lower left corner and 1" spot of discoloration at upper center joint line. Not examined out of frame. 3rd and 4th items: Prints are glued to mats.
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