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  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
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    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)- Taishun Cultivates the Wilderness with the Help of Elephants. From theseries Todo Rijushiko (Twenty-four Chinese Paragons of Filial Piety).Circa 1848-1850.
    Chuban. 25.2 x 17.9 cm. Robinson S60-1, Clark,Kuniyoshi, 103.1. Fine impression with the surface of the paper heavily burnished apparently in imitation of the varnish applied to oil paintings.Fine colour and condition.
    $2,300
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Fox Practising a Transformation Trick under the Moonlight at Musashi Plain (Musashino no tsuki) From the series Tsuki hyakushi (One Hundred Aspects of the Moon). 1892
    Oban. 35.8 x 24.5cm. Keyes 478-97, Stevenson 91. Fine impression with over-printing on the moon. Fine colour and condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- The Enlightenment of Jigokudayu (Jigokudayu gogo no zu). From the series Shingata sanjurokkaisen (New Forms of Thirty-six Ghosts). 1890.
    Oban. Keyes 509-12, Stevenson 14. Very good impression with two colour cartouche. Some bleeding of the red text in lower left margin, otherwise very good condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Kiyomori Sees Hundreds of Skulls at Fukuhara (Kiyomori Fukuhara nisuhyaku no jinto o miru zu). From the series Shinkei sanjurokkaisen (New Forms of Thirty-six Ghosts). 1890.
    Oban. 36.1 x 24.6 cm. Keyes 509-18, Stevenson 22. Fine impression of the first edition. Fine colour and condition.
    $2,000
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Ghost of a Faithful Wife Prays under the Waterfall for her Husbands Victory(Seppu norei taki ni kakura zu). From the series Shinkei sanjurokkaisen (New Forms of Thirty-six Ghosts). 1892.
    Oban. 36.1 x 24.3 cm. Keyes 509-33, Stevenson 33. Fine impression of the first edition. Fine colour and condition. The scene is from the play Hakone reigen hizari no adauchi (Miracle at Hakone: The Cripples Revenge)
    $2,300
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- The Ghost of Yugao from the Tale of Genji (Genji yugao no maki). Fromthe series Tsuki hyakkei (One Hundred Aspects of the Moon).1886.
    Oban. 36.5 x 23.9 cm. Keyes 478-28, Stevenson 29. Fine impression with blind-printing in the flowers. Fine colour and condition. One of the most difficult designs from the set to find in an early impression.
    $3,000
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- The Enlightenment from Hell. No. 1
    From the series Kyosai rakuga (Drawings for Pleasure by Kyosai). 1874. Oban. 37.2 x 25.4 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 147. Fine impression and colour. Very good condition.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Daruma and the Earth Spider
    1867. Oban. 35.1 x 24.6 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 201. Provenance: Fukutomi Taro.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Silhouette: Soldiers. From the series Shinpan kage zukushi (Newly Published Collection of Shadow Pictures)
    1867. Oban. 37.1 x 25.7 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 137 (this impression), Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyosai, 1996, no. 14 (this impression). Provenance: Fukutomi Taro. Fine impression. Very good colour. Centrefold and light soil, otherwise very good condition. This is one of only three recorded impressions and the only example which is untrimmed.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Sumiyoshi Full Moon. Lord Teika (Sumiyoshi no meigetsu-Teikako). From the series Tsuki hyakushi (One Hundred Aspects of the Moon).
    1886. Oban. Keyes 478-51, Stevenson 53. Fine impression with large margins. Fine colour and condition. Unusually for this series, the print was never backed or in an album.
    $1,100
  • Utagawa Kunisada
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    Utagawa Kunisada (1786-1864)- Picture of a Grand Fundraising Sumo Tournament (Kanjin ozumo no zu).1853.
    Oban triptych. 38 x 77.7 cm. Fine impression with strong woodgrain. Fine colour. Fine, fresh condition.
    $3,500
  • Utagawa Kuniyoshi
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    Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)- Min Ziqian Sweeping For His Mother Who Reclines Beside a Peacock.From the series Todo rijushiko (Twenty-four Chinese Paragons of FilialPiety). Circa 1848-1850.
    Chuban. 25.2 x 17.9 cm. Robinson S60-5, Robinson (1961) plate 39, Clark, Kuniyoshi ,103.1. Fine impression with the surface of the paper heavily burnished apparently in imitation of the varnish applied to oil paintings. Fine colour and condition.
    $1,200
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Frog Medicine Seller. No. 8
    From the series Kyosai rakuga (Drawings for Pleasure by Kyosai). 1874. Oban. 37.2 x 25.2 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 154. Fine impression and colour. Very good condition.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- The Lion in Love in Aesop Fables (Issopu Monogatari shishi renbo no hanashi). No. 6
    From Kyosai rakuga (Drawings for Pleasure by Kyosai). 1874. Oban. 37.3 x 25.3 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 52, Clark, Demon of Painting: The Art of Kawanabe Kyosai, no. 81, This is Kyosai!, 2017, no. 68. Fine impression with unusually large margins. Fine colour. Very good condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- The Death Stone of Nasu Moor. From the series Shingata sanjurokkaisen (New Forms of Thirty-six Ghosts).
    1891. Oban. Keyes 509-26. Stevenson 23. Fine impression with two colour cartouche. Fine colour and condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- The Cry of the Fox (Konkai). From the series Tsuki Hyakushi (One Hundred Aspects of the Moon).
    1886. Oban. Keyes 478-13, Stevenson 13. Fine impression with strong woodgrain. Fine colour. Very good condition.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Sakakibara Kenkichi Wandering Around the Mountains (Sakakibara Kenkichi yugyo no zu). No. 2. From Kyosai rakuga (Drawings for Pleasure by Kyosai).
    1874. Oban. 37.4 x 25.3 cm. KKM, 1990, no. 48, This is Kyosai!, 2017, no. 147. Fine impression with unusually large margins. Fine colour. Very good condition.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Standing Screen (Tsuitate) with Painting of a Tiger. 1878 (?)
    Shikishiban. 22.5 x 28.4 cm. Fine impression with metallic printing. Fine colour and condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Mount Yoshino Midnight- Moon. Iga no Tsubone. From the series Tsuki hyakushi (One Hundred Aspects of the Moon).
    1886. Oban. Keyes 478-14, Stevenson 15. Fine impression and colour. Very good condition.
    $2,000.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Sugawara no Michizane Evoking a Thunderstorm on Mt. Tenpai. From the series Kokoku nijushiko (Twenty-four Accomplishments in Imperial Japan).
    Circa 1881. Oban. Keyes 438-2. Fine impression with extensive burnishing. Fine colour and condition.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Badger-humans with Daikoku Mask; Badger-humans Bathing. From the series Tanuki no gi (tawamure), Racoon Dogs Frolics.
    1864. Oban (formed from two uncut chuban prints). KKM, 1990, no. 105. Very good impression and colour. Good condition with some soiling. Rare. All of the prints from this series show giant testicles.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- From Aesops Fables: The Tale of the Buddha at the Temple Opening (Issopu monogatari no uchi: Kaichobutsu no hanashi)
    Chuban. KKM, 1990, no. 235 (this impression). Exhibition of Kawanabe Kyosai Prints and Illustrated Books from Fukutomi Taro Collection, Riccar Art Museum, no. 235 (this impression). Provenance: Fukutomi Taro. Fine impression and colour. Trimmed to the borderline at right and expertly re-margined. Otherwise very good condition. Extremely rare.
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Famous From India: Elephants at Play (Tenjiku torai dai-hyoban; zo no tawamure). 1863
    Oban. 36.2 x 24.5 cm. Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyosai, no. 150 (this impression), KKM, 1990, no. 48, This is Kyosai!, 2017, no. 63. Provenance: Fukutomi Taro. Fine impression. Very good colour and condition.
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- Murai Choan Murders His Brother at the Crossroads of Fudanotsuji. From the series Shinsen azuma nishiki-e. (A New Selection of Eastern Brocade Pictures).
    1886. Oban diptych. 37.2 x 51.1cm. Keyes 479-7, Beauty & Violence. 55.7. Keyes, The Bizarre Imagery of Yoshitoshi, no. 31. Fine impression of the first edition. Fine colour and condition.
    $2,800
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Better Bend than Break (Nagai mono ni wa makarero)
    From the series Kyosai hyakuzu (One Hundred Pictures by Kyosai). 1863-66. Koban. 18 x 11.8 cm. Comic Genius: Kawanabe Kyosai no. 122-2. Fine impression, colour and condition.
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
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    Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)- Our Army Attacks the Chinese Camp at Pyongyang Waga gun heijo no shinei o osou).
    1894. Oban triptych. 37 x 75.3cm. Smith, Kiyochika: Artist of the Meiji Japan, no.92. Fine impression, colour and condition.
    $950
  • Toyohara Chikanobu
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    Toyohara Chikanobu (1838 - 1912)- The Meiji Emperor and His Consort Viewing Cherry. Kokoku kiken kanka no zu (The Dignataries of the Empire Enjoying Flowers)
    1887. Oban triptych. Tamba 103. Fine impression with extensive metallic printing and burnishing. Fine colour and condition.
    $1400
  • Kawanabe Kyosai
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    Kawanabe Kyosai (1831-1889)- Oni No Nenbutsu.
    1864. Oban. 38.2 x 25.6 cm. Fine impression and colour. Very good condition
  • Hasegawa Sadanobu
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    Hasegawa Sadanobu (1809-1879)- English Capital, London
    (Igirisu no miyako Rondon-fu). From the series Bankoku keihin denbun mosha shu harimaze ga (Collection of Reported Objects and Views From Around the World). Circa 1860. Oban. 37.5 x 25.4cm. Fine impression with mica sizing in the sky and strong woodgrain. Fine colour and condition.
    $1,800
  • Utagawa Yoshiiku
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    Utagawa Yoshiiku (1833-1904)- Giant Elephant
    (Ozo no zu). From the series Shashin kagami (Mirror of True, Photographic Views). 1861. Oban. 37.2 x 25.1cm. Yokohama Ukiyo-e page 310. Fine impression with extensive surface polishing. Fine colour. Very good condition.
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
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    Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)- Illustration of the Attack and Occupation of Tien-chuang-tai. (Denshodai kogeki senryo no zu).
    1895. Oban triptych. 36.3 x 75.9 cm. Fine impression with splashed gofun for the snow. Fine colour and condition.
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
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    Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)- Scene of the Landing at Weihaiwei and the Assault at Hodai (Ikaiei rijuko Hodai kogeki no kokei).
    1895. Oban. Fine impression, colour and condition.
    $800
  • Tsukioka Yoshitoshi
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    Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (1839-1892)- The Priest Nichiren Prays for the Restless Spirit of the Cormorant Fisher at the Isawa River (Nichirin shonin isawagawa nite ukai no meikon o saido shitamau no zu).
    1885. Oban triptych. 37.3 x 76.2 cm. Keyes 472, Beauty & Violence no. 49. Fine, early impression. Fine colour and condition.
  • Kobayashi Kiyochika
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    Kobayashi Kiyochika (1847-1915)- Using an Elecric Searchlight in the Attack on P Yongyang (Heijo kogeki denki shiyo no zu)
    1894. Oban triptych. Tamba 280, Philadelphia 17, Smith, Kiyochika: Artist of Meiji Japan, no.91. Fine impression, colour and condition. $1,200
  • Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi
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    Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi (1797-1861)- A Tiger Approaching Yokyo and His Father. From the series Morokoshi nijushi-ko (The Twenty-four Chinese Paragons of Filial Piety)
    1847-8. Chuban. Robinson (1982) S-60-11. Fine impression with surface polishing. Fine colour. Very good condition.
    $950
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