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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 553

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

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    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Sesshu Daimotsu-no-ura, Heike no onryo arawaruru zu, the ghosts of the Taira clan attacking Yoshitsune's ship off the coast of Daimotsu, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, published by Nunokichi good impression, colours and condition, slight worming at edges
    Oban tate-e triptych


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    One of Kuniyoshi's favourite themes as, according to Teruji Yoshida, he produced no less than twenty-three different triptychs based on this theme.

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