Posted by Alec W. (18.104.22.168) on May 06, 2020 at 16:42:30:
In Reply to: Help identifying print posted by Caroline Seymour on May 04, 2020 at 01:28:24:
Here is a design that appears to me to be closely-related:
TML gives a publication year of 1829 for that design, though on what basis I'm not sure. Both sources give Toyokuni I credit, though it seems to me that it must actually be Toyokuni II if that date is correct. The style of the signature appears to me to be consistent with a Toyokuni II attribution, and, in my opinion, the style of the design is consistent with a circa-1830 date.
Extrapolating back to the design originally under discussion, the signature and overall style appear essentially the same, so I think this is also by Toyokuni II.
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