Posted by Alec W. (220.127.116.11) on June 01, 2020 at 21:42:40:
In Reply to: Kunisda III signature query posted by Darrel C. Karl on June 01, 2020 at 19:22:11:
The name appears to me to be "Kunihide" 国秀. As it happens, I have a "Tokyo meisho"-type print in my collection dated to 1895 that bears the signature "Baidō Kunihide" 梅堂国秀 -- perhaps this is the same artist?
I was able to find very little about any artist signing this way -- see this post for my findings:
With respect to the role name, that first kanji is indeed hard to make out. Looks to me like it has 「女」 at the bottom, but that's all I've got.
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