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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 653

    Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    ICHIYUSAI KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)

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    Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Yamamoto Kansuke overpowering a gigantic boar, from the series Chuko meiyo kijin den [Stories of Remarkable Persons of Loyalty and Filial Piety], signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga, published by Iseichi; and approximately one hundred others depicting legendary tales, varying impressions, colours and condition
    Various sizes


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    Literature

    The first, Robert Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts, (Amsterdam, 1998), p.78