Utagawa KUNIYOSHI (1797-1861)




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An extremely rare diptych, Shoki-san jaki ni sokko, “Shoki-San, Quick-Acting Medicine to Remove Evil Spirits.” Images of Shoki were used to ward off evil spirits and illness, especially during the Boys’ Festival. Published 1858 by Enshuya Hikobei.

 

Fine impression, colour and condition. Signed Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi fude with Yutaka seal.

 

Status: Sold

 

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