Utagawa Sadahide Unknown artist of the 19th century
Unknown artist of the 19th century
a) Oban triptych. Title: Gorakoku jinbutsu gyo.. no zu. Long train of foreigners identified by flags and tags. Signed: Gountei Sadahide ga. Publisher: Yamaguchiya Tobei. Censor and date: aratame, 3/1861. b) Two oban from a series of moralistic tales of hardships on the road to success. James Watt invents the steam engine; Moreau invents porcelain. Unsigned. (3) Good impressions, still good colours, a) alightly rubbed on the upper and lower margins and slightly creased, b) rubbed, soiled, creased, thin and with some damages.
a) Dambmann 1988, no. 43; b) same, no. 65 and 66