KAWABATA * Nobel Prize Historia. Engravings from the Attellier
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YASUNARI KAWABATA Sole Famed Honorable Recipient NOBEL PRIZE bestowed upon a Japanese Writer -LAURETTE in LITERATURE 1968 for His Novel " SNOW COUNTRY ". Born 1899 Kawabata Died in Suicide 1972 Shortly after The Commissioned Completion and Finalized Signing IN RED BLOOD STAMP these Historic Engravings * Production of The Engraved Plates were Assigned to The Beirut Studio of Juliana Seriphim. Highly Recognized throughout Europe, Seriphim's Paintings are Included in Private, Commercial and Museum Collections Worldwide. FEATURED Etchings were Pulled in Japan in accomplishment under Shorewood Printers of N.Y., the Project Publisher USA. Each Etching is Titled and Signed in Characture. Kawabata's additional Personal Penciled Signature in English included Lower Left Margin. Both Engravings are contained in this Set. One Acquired through The Private Collection of The Ex-Director of Shorewood, The 2nd Engraving SNOW PRINCESS through Our Agent in Asia. * A Very Rare Pairing including The Nobel Library Edition of Kawabata's Acceptence Speech, Life's Works and History. A COMPLETE COLLECTION Never Auctioned as such nor available. MUSEUM FRAMED Antiqued Silver Inner Surround with Fabric Matt. * Sothebys Associate Appraisal $ 5000 USD. PAIRING an EXTREMELY RARE SET of COMPLEXED ENGRAVINGS with NOBEL BOOK. NOTE: Per Documentation MOST of THE ENGRAVINGS WERE SOLD IN JAPAN. A LARGE GROUP WERE DESTROYED BY FIRE IN SERIPHAM STUDIOS BEFORE FINALIZED SIGNING AND REACHING MARKET. ONE ORIGINAL CERTIFICATE OF AUTHENTICATION SIGNED BY SHOREWOOD'S DIRECTOR. TWO COMPLETED FRAMED ENGRAVINGS and NOBEL BOOK. A Very Rare Oportunity to Acquire an Investment Grade Assembly of Important Asian Historia with Probable Donation to an University Library or other Major Institution. Marvelous in Completed Presentation and Absolutely Pristine ! Should Be Viewed Publicly * OUR ASSURED ATTENTION TO ALL DETAILS AND SECURE SHIPPING. Delivery is Expensive but AVAILABLE OUTSIDE THE USA * MINIMUM RESERVE 2500-3000. Inquiries Responded on Detailed Report. Framing on these were $1880. no less demanded. An Assute Acquisition. Est. $ 7000-8000.
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- Fine Art
- Type / Pattern
- Historic Engraved Metal Plate Etchings.
- Kawabata. Seriphim Studios & Shorewood Printers
- Width: 20 inches
- Height: 26 inches
- Depth: 0 inch
- Weight: 0 pound
- PRISTINE * CERTIFICATE of AUTHENTICATION
- Oriental Images - Japanese
- Black Ink on Archive & Wove Paper