Auction 145, Lot 722

"[Japanese Woodblock Map of Kyoto]", Anon.

Subject: Japan

Period: 1863 (dated)


Color: Hand Color

27.8 x 19.5 inches
70.6 x 49.5 cm

A very detailed and colorful woodblock map of this south central Japanese city. Beautifully hand colored to depict the central city surrounded by mountains. Folds into paper covers with Japanese script.


Condition: B

There are several small holes primarily along the folds and the covers are worn and scuffed.

Estimate: $300 - $375

Sold for: $600

Closed on 6/12/2013