Posted by Alec W. (18.104.22.168) on September 28, 2018 at 15:04:06:
In Reply to: Unknown artist posted by Michael Hempstead on September 28, 2018 at 04:21:11:
This is Kunisada II. This print is number 12 from his 1860 series "Shaka hassō ki imayō utsushi-e" ("The Life of the Buddha in Up-to-date Magic Lantern Slides").
I haven't been able to locate this particular design in an institutional collection, but here is number 18 in the series in the collection of the MFA:
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