Posted by Alec W. (184.108.40.206) on July 01, 2020 at 18:57:58:
In Reply to: Re: who is the artist? posted by Tobias on July 01, 2020 at 18:28:51:
The artist is Utagawa Sadahide, signing "Gyokuransai Sadahide ga" 玉蘭斎貞秀画. The publisher is Hamadaya Tokubei 濱田屋徳兵衛. The "twin" censor seals were used during the period 1847-1853.
MFA Boston appears to have all the pieces of this six-sheet design, though they don't appear to realize that:
The right-most panels:
The left two panels:
Here's a blog post showing the full design:
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