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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 565

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Kenjo Reppuden [Stories of Wise and Virtuous Women]

    Tokiwa Gozen and her three children fleeing after the murder of her husband through the snow to the safety of Mt. Yoshino, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, toshidama seal, published by Ibaya Sensaburo, fine impression, colours and condition, and twenty-nine others
    Oban tate-e (30)


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    Literature

    The print illustrated is published on the front cover of Robert Schaap, Heroes and Ghosts (Amsterdam, 1998)