An educational website devoted to the ukiyo-e artist, Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861)
This site is a catalogue raisonné of the signed artwork of Utagawa Kuniyoshi (歌川 国芳). It contains over 5,000 images, counting multi-sheet compositions as single images. An undertaking such as this can never be considered complete, and contributions of images and information to KuniyoshiProject@earthlink.net are always welcomed.
Please follow these links to view Kuniyoshi’s art with descriptions:
Individual prints of warriors and
historical figures Image added
Actor prints Image added 3/28/17
Fan prints Image added
Ken (game played with the hands) Image added 3/28/17
Shini-e (memorial prints) Image of Iwai Hanshirô VI
Women Images added 3/28/17
Additional features and links:
Guide to the ukiyo-e sites on the internet (Hans Olof Johansson’s website)
Viewing Japanese Prints (John Fiorillo’s website)
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