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    Sale 7432

    Japanese Prints, including The B.W. Robinson Collection

    7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 605

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    Price Realised  


    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Todo nijushiko [The Tweny-four Chinese Paragons of Filial Piety]

    The complete set of twenty-four accompanied by the title page and a preface written by Musa Dojin of Kyoto in formal Chinese characters, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, except nos. 9 and 20 which have no signature, published by Fushimiya Zenroku, generally good impressions, colours and condition, slight vertical centre-folds
    Chuban tate-e (26)

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    One of the designs is illustrated, Juzo Suzuki, Utagawa Kuniyoshi Exhibition Catalogue (Tokyo, 1996), no.79

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