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    Sale 7553

    The Bob Moore Collection of Japanese Art and Design

    5 - 7 November 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 670

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797 - 1861)

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797 - 1861)

    Price Realised  

    UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (1797 - 1861)
    From the series Koso goichidai ryakuzu [The Illustrated Abridged Biography of the Founder]
    The exiled priest Nichiren trudges through the snow on the Island of Sado, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi, toshidama seal, published by Iseya Rihei, Hayashi seal, good impression, colours and condition
    Oban yoko-e


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    For a discussion of the various states of this design see Matthi Forrer, The Baur Collection: Japanese Prints (Geneva, 1994), G 365

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN LADY