Posted by Horst Graebner (22.214.171.124) on May 12, 2020 at 16:16:22:
In Reply to: Help identifying Artist and name of work posted by Solomon Plant on May 12, 2020 at 14:23:21:
The print is by Kunisada I, here signing "oju Toyokuni ga"; the top inset is by Gengyo Miyagi. It belongs to the series "Tōsei jihitsu kagami" (Contemporary Portraits of Actors with Their Own Handwriting). The actor is unidentified, the role name is Uesugi Kagekatsu (上杉景勝). Publisher is Sakanaya Eikichi ("Uoya Eikichi"), date 9/1861 and carver seal "hori Take".
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