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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 583

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Price Realised  

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Giyuko shineiyu soroi.., a trial of strength between the sumo wrestlers Nuregami Chogoro and Hanaregoma Chokichi watched by Oseki, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, kiri seal, published by Wakasa Yoichi, censor's seal Mera, very good impression, colours and condition, slight soiling
    Oban tate-e triptych


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