Antique & Decorative
SATOMI TACHO C.1850. JAPANESE WOODBLOCK PRINT. Triptych of The Great Battle of the Minato River (Minatogawa ogassen zu). Together with another triptych from Utagawa Yoshikazu C.1860 of battle scene. Approx. 37cm x 26cm (2)
Provenance: From a local estate. Property of Navy Commander Henry W. Jennings R.N. This lot was acquired while stationed in Sasebo Japan between 1946-48. Jennings retired in the 1960s and thence by descent. The lots acquired by Jennings in 1946-48 are lots 204, 240, 241, 245-254 and 256.