5 - 7 November 2007,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,500
Estimate GBP 2,500 - GBP 3,000
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
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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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