KŌ SŪKOKU II (1799-1876). A pocket watch. (Sold)
Artist: Kō Sūkoku II (1799-1876)
Subject: A pocket watch and the rising sun in the background.
Signature: Artist seal Sūkoku.
Date: ca. 1860
Size: Surimono, 17,2x22 cm.
Medium: Woodblock color print.
Literature: Other surimono by this artist are illustrated in Roger Keyes, The Art of Surimono, London 1985, p. 501-2.
Remarks: A rare subject of a western watch mounted as a metal netsuke.
Conditions: Very good impression, color and condition.
Item no: D 126