18 September 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864)
Sono sugata Yukari no utsushi-e (Faithful depictions of the Shining Prince), the complete album of fifty-four woodcuts, with burnishing, gauffrage and mica, each signed Ichiyusai Toyokuni ga, Kunisada . . . Toyokuni ga or Kochoro Toyokuni ga, published by Izumiya Ichibei--good impressions, excellent color, each with centerfold, some trimmed into decorative border, lightly soiled or stained
oban yoko-e: 24 x 35.6cm., each approx.
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