5 - 7 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
TORII KIYOMITSU (C.1735 - 1785)
The actors Onoe Kikugoro as Goinosuke Takenari and Nakamura Kiyosaburo as Keisei Takasago in the play Keisei Asakusa no kane [The Belle of Asakusa] performed at the Ichimura Theatre in November 1754, signed Torii Kiyomitsu hitsu, published by Hanmoto Sakai-ya, very good impression and benizuri colours, very good condition
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