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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 770

    UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (1797 - 1858) and UTAGAWA KUNISADA (1786 - 1865)

    UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (1797 - 1858) AND UTAGAWA KUNISADA (1786 - 1865)

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    UTAGAWA HIROSHIGE (1797 - 1858) and UTAGAWA KUNISADA (1786 - 1865)
    From the series Furyu Genji tsukuda [The Elegant Prince Genji], a woman who has been writing in her diary leans against the railing of a balcony and looks out over the moonlit Bay of Edo and the island of Tsukuda, signed Hiroshige hitsu and Toyokuni ga, published by Iseya Kamekichi, carver's seal Yokogawa Takejiro, censors' seals Mera and Watanabe, date seal Ox (1853), very good impression, colours and condition
    Oban tryptich


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    Another impression of this interesting collaboration is illustrated in M. Forrer, Baur Collection, (Geneva, 1994), no. G587

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