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Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)
U [Hare], from the series Mitate junishi [Selection for the twelve signs], signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga, published by Enshuya Matabei; and a design of a pretty girl releasing two birds from a cage in front of a screen depicting an elephant, signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga; the first very good impression and colour
Both oban tate-e (36.6 x 24.8cm. and 35.7 x 24.5cm.) (2)

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For another impression of the first in collection of the British Museum see www.britishmuseum.org, registration number 2008,3037.13104

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