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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 705

    Kitagawa Utamaro (1754-1806)

    KITAGAWA UTAMARO (1754-1806)
    UTAGAWA TOYOKUNI (1769-1825)
    CHOBUNSAI EISHI (1756-1829)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Kitagawa Utamaro (1754-1806)
    Utagawa Toyokuni (1769-1825)
    Chobunsai Eishi (1756-1829)
    A bust portrait of a young girl from a Go men so series, signed Utamaro hitsu, published by Tsuru kin; a design of two bijin, signed Utamaro hitsu, censor’s seal kiwame; a single sheet from a triptych depicting young women, signed Toyokuni ga, published by Eijudo; and a single sheet from a triptych depicting three young women, signed Eishi ga, all generally good impressions, varying colours and condition
    Oban tate-e (4)


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