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    Sale 7582

    Japanese Art and Design

    14 May 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 303

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)
    UTAGAWA KUNISADA (1786-1865)

    Price Realised  

    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
    Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1865)
    Twelve prints from the series Genji Kumo ukiyo-e awase [Ukiyo-e Comparison of the Cloudy Chapters of Genji], signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga, published by Iseya Ichibei, generally good impressions and colour, all backed, some fading and stained; and a group of approximately one hundred and five prints depicting actors in various roles, varying impressions, colours and condition
    Oban tate-e (117)


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