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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 661

    Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    ICHIYUSAI KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)

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    Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Minamoto no Yorimitsu yakakata tsuchigumo yokai o nasu no zu [The Earth-Spider Conjures up Monsters at the Mansion of Lord Minamoto Yorimitsu], signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi; approximately one hundred and twenty other designs, some forming triptychs, depicting legendary tales and landscapes, including some facsimiles; an album containing twenty-two chuban designs of various series; a group of drawings, varying impressions, colours and condition; an album containing sixty designs from the series Genji kumo ukiyo-e awase [Ukiyo-e Comparisons of the Cloudy Genji Chapters], and one hundred designs from the series Ogura nazorae hyakunin isshu [The Ogura Imitation of the Hundred Poets]
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