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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 569

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Price Realised  


    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Kido Maru sitting on the head of a giant python with his hands clasped over a sword driven into the python's head while four tengu look on from below, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, published by Tsutaya Kichizo, censor's seal Tanaka, very good impression, colours and condition
    Oban tate-e

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    B.W.Robinson, Kuniyoshi, The Warrior Prints (Oxford, 1982), pl.12 and the front cover