Re: who is the artist


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Posted by Alec W. (2.27.33.50) on January 13, 2022 at 00:48:22:

In Reply to: who is the artist posted by Erik Wissing on January 11, 2022 at 09:12:59:

https://data.ukiyo-e.org/uploads/scaled/fce6dfde614f80442d178a03d5e12d69.jpg

Interestingly, I just randomly bumped into a different version of this same design:

https://www.nms.ac.uk/explore-our-collections/collection-search-results/woodblock-print/673028

Notice that this version has a background... my guess here is that the "empty background" version is a later edition, printed using fewer blocks to minimize printing costs.

-A


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