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Artist:Utagawa Yoshiiku (1833-1904)
Description: Procession of Sumō Wrestlers for a Fund-raising Tournament (Kanjin ōzumō dohyō iri no zu) Published by Maruya Tetsujiro in 1859 (VII).
Signed:Ikkeisai Yoshiiku hitsu (right hand sheet) and Ikkeisai Yoshiiku ga (on left hand and middle sheet).
Condition:Very good impression, colour and condition.
Price:€ 1850
Reference:This same print exists in two later states with different names of sumotori in the left and right top corners. Also emblems in the sumo's skirts have been changed. This seems to indicate that this same triptych was used for consecutive sumo wrestling matches.