UTAGAWA KUNISADA: oban tate-e (36.1 x 24.3 cm. ea. approx.); a triptych of the historic match between Kawazu Saburo Sukeyasu in the right panel and Matano Goro Kagehisa in the left panel with the referee Ebina Gempachi Hirotsuna between them, signed Kochoro Kunisada ga and published by Yamaguchiya Tobei- good impression and color, slightly creased, especially toward edges, trimmed into lower edge (3)

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UTAGAWA KUNISADA: oban tate-e (36.1 x 24.3 cm. ea. approx.); a triptych of the historic match between Kawazu Saburo Sukeyasu in the right panel and Matano Goro Kagehisa in the left panel with the referee Ebina Gempachi Hirotsuna between them, signed Kochoro Kunisada ga and published by Yamaguchiya Tobei- good impression and color, slightly creased, especially toward edges, trimmed into lower edge (3)

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Sumo and the Woodblock Print Masters, pl. 44
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