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UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (Japanese, 1797-1861); ANDO


UTAGAWA KUNIYOSHI (Japanese, 1797-1861); ANDO

Estimate: $500 - $700

Three woodblocks in colors; "Onmayagashi in Edo," ca. 1830/44 and "Karahashi Zensuke Takeyuki, from the series Mirror of the True Loyalty of Each of the Faithful Retainers (Seichû gishin meimei kagami)," 1857 together with "Nihonbashi Bridge in Snow (Nihonbashi setchu)," from the series "Famous Places in the Eastern Capital (Toto meisho)" ca. 1839/42 (all unframed); Each marked in plate; "Onmayagashi in Edo": 10" x 14 1/2"

All with time toning and fading to pigments overall. One Kuniyoshi with overall surface soiling and other with small spot of discoloration at upper left corner.

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