Re: Identify artist


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Posted by Alec W. (76.98.179.206) on October 11, 2018 at 14:18:15:

In Reply to: Re: Identify artist posted by Guy Pepermans on October 10, 2018 at 21:33:21:

https://data.ukiyo-e.org/uploads/images/edee0df4cc9e1eb93117dc0faf3ec491.jpg

I could certainly be wrong in my transcription, but I think there's a good case to be made that the second character is 斎/齋 rather than 洲... The horizontal stroke, in particular, would seem to preclude the latter.

In support of the 斎/齋 theory, here are some examples where the "-sai" resembles the one in Chris's print:

http://archive.waseda.jp/archive/detail.html?arg={%22subDB_id%22:%2252%22,%22id%22:%22177941%22}&lang=en

http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/212627

http://www.mfa.org/collections/object/506147


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