14 May 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,000
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
Izumo no Imaro killing the giant shark which had eaten his daughter, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, kiwame seal, very good impression, colours and condition, slightly trimmed
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For another impression of this rare design see Juzo Suzuki, Utagawa Kuniyoshi Exhibition Catalogue (Tokyo, 1996), no.30
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