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Kappa


Artist: Kuniyoshi
Date: ca.1836
Size/Format: Oban Tate-e (14 by 9.5 ins)
Description: Keyamura Rokusuke struggling with three kappa on a riverbank with another swimming in the river.Kappa are amphibious goblins with the body of a tortoise, the limbs of a frog and the head of a monkey.
Publisher: Tsutaya Kichizo
Condition: Slight overall trimming. Area of paper loss to upper edge, restored. Generally fine, pristine colour.
Impression: Fine.
Notes: Provenance: B.W.Robinson Collection. (The Warrior Prints, S1e4).
Price: (SOLD)

 

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