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 welcome.
Please follow these links to view Kuniyoshi’s art with descriptions:
Individual prints of warriors and historical figures Images added 9/7/21
Children Image added 9/14/21
Chûshingura prints (Forty-seven rônin) Series added 8/27/21
Shini-e (memorial prints) Ichimura Takenojô V as Renseibô added 8/30/21
Sumô wrestler prints Mutsugamine Iwanosuke in street attire added 9/21/21
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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