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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 547

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Price Realised  

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Hige no kuni Mitsumata, a group of tengu come to the rescue of Tametomo and his men as their ship is wrecked in a storm whipped up by a flying dragon, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi and Choro Kuniyoshi, published by Fujiokaya Keijiro, kiwame seal, good impression, colours and condition, some strengthening of the paper
    Oban tate-e triptych


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    For another impression see B.W.Robinson, Kuniyoshi, The Warrior Prints (Oxford, 1982), pl.36

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