Re: Is this an Utagawa Kunisada Piece or


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Posted by Alec W. (174.105.163.103) on May 06, 2021 at 21:34:32:

In Reply to: Is this an Utagawa Kunisada Piece or Jus posted by Nara on May 06, 2021 at 21:22:19:

https://data.ukiyo-e.org/mfa/scaled/sc172006.jpg

It is by Kunisada I, from an 1857 series entitled "Edo meisho hyakunin bijo" 江戸名所百人美女 ("One Hundred Beautiful Women at Famous Places in Edo").

MFA Boston has most or all of the series -- here is their impression of this design:

https://collections.mfa.org/objects/207784/

The inset is signed by Kunihisa II, a Kunisada student.

-A


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