Arts and Designs of Japan
January Selection January 2018

Artist Kuniyoshi
Title Element – Earth; Stem – Ki
Sumo match between Matano Goro Kagehisa and Kawazu Saburo Sukeyasu umpired by Ebina Gempachi Hirotsuna
Series Buyu Gogyo – Heroes for the Five Elements
Date 1840
Publisher Minatoya Kohei
Format Tanzaku (5" X 14 1/4")
Comment Very rare and unusual series that matches the 60 year cycle of years, the five elements and historical and legendary figures. Only 6 of the 10 prints are known.
Price $3750.
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