12 September 2007
Yasuo Kuniyoshi (1893-1953)
Mother and Child
signed 'Kuniyoshi' (lower center)
ink on paper
11¾ x 9 in. (29.9 x 22.9 cm.)
The Downtown Gallery, New York.
Dr. Michael Walter, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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