Re: Help identifying artist


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Posted by Plasmo (125.1.198.76) on March 11, 2017 at 13:47:09:

In Reply to: Help identifying artist posted by James Baker on February 18, 2017 at 22:14:51:

My response to this probably comes way too late, but maybe you find this somehow.

Your print seems to be a cheap rip-off (in the sense that it pays much less attention to detail), or let's say it was "inspired" by a triptych print originally made by Utagawa Yoshiiku in 1868.

The technique of closely copying other artist's works was common during the production of woodblock prints during the 19th century.

See the original print under the following link: http://www.awashinseido.com/page/55


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