Posted by Alec W. (18.104.22.168) on March 28, 2022 at 00:28:39:
In Reply to: Ebizu posted by Steve Murphy on March 27, 2022 at 22:44:17:
This comes from an album of print adaptations of paintings by Kanō school masters, entitled "Kanō shomeika shūbi gafu" 狩野諸名家聚美画譜. The album was designed by Fukui Gessai and published by Aoki Tsunesaburō 青木恒三郎 in 1896. This design is signed "Takanobu hitsu" 孝信筆 ("painted by Takanobu"), no doubt attributing the design to Kanō Takanobu (1571-1618).
Here's the same design, along with a few others from the album, with the publisher colophon at least partially intact on some designs:
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