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    Sale 7622

    Japanese Art and Design

    11 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 62

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)
    Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)

    Price Realised  

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)
    Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
    An album containing sixty-six sheets from various series including Seichu gishi den [Stories of the True Loyalty of the Faithful Samurai], all signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga; and other various single sheets, mainly signed Gototei Kunisada and Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, some forming triptychs part triptychs, generally good impressions, some fading and soiling
    Oban tate-e


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN ENGLISH FAMILY