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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 502

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

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    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    A group of seven early triptychs comprising

    The Taira ghosts attacking Yoshitsune's ship
    Ushiwakamaru fighting the robber Chohan
    The battle at the Miidera temple
    Yorimasa killing the nue
    The revenge of Iinuma Katsugoro
    Takahashi Kambo on the statue
    The ghost of Akugenda Yoshihira
    Various signatures and seals, varying impressions, colours and condition
    Oban tate-e triptychs (7)


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    These triptychs are recorded in B.W. Robinson, Kuniyoshi, The Warrior Prints, (Oxford, 1982), T 1, 5, 6, 7, 8. 9. and 10)

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