Alphabetical List of Kuniyoshiĺs Print Series,

G -K

Japanese Name

English Name

Description

Date

Robinson

1961*

Robinson

1982ç

Gama-tehon hy˘kingura

Treasury of humor modeled by toads

The Chűshingura performed by toads (horizontal chűban)

c. 1847-48

85

 

Gempei seisuiki

History of the ups and downs of the Minamoto and Taira

Battle scenes (triptychs)

c. 1834

34

S18

Genji kumo ukiyoe awase

Ukiyo-e comparisons for the cloudy chapters of ĹGenjiĺ

Historical and dramatic

c. 1845

36

S45

Gishi chűshin kagami

Mirror of the faithful samurai and loyal retainers

The forty-seven r˘nin

1848

82

S59

Gishi no seichű Yoshi ga tawamure

Kuniyoshiĺs Parody on the Samuraiĺs Loyalty

horizontal chűban

1847-1852

 

 

Gishi shinz˘

True portraits of the faithful samurai

The forty-seven r˘nin

1853

75

S80

Giyű Hakkenden

The loyal heroes of Bakinĺs ôHakkendenö

Theatrical (large heads)

1850

162

 

Go sekku

The five festivals

Women

c. 1843

86

 

Go sekku no uchi

The five festivals

Groups of actors

1849

125

 

Go sekku no uchi

The five festivals

Women

c. 1840

133

 

Go sekku no uchi

The five festivals

Women (triptychs)

c. 1845

166

 

Gochűmon oatsurae some

Fabrics dyed to order

Actors

1846

 

 

G˘ketsu hakkei

Heroes for the eight views

Heroes

1847-8

66

S52

Hachi gy˘ onna no uchi

Women for the eight dispositions

Women

c. 1843

93

 

Haishi Suikoden

Peopleĺs history of the Suikoden

Koban Suikoden series

c. 1830

 

 

Haku mens˘ kabe no mudagaki

Laughing white faces scribbled on a wall

Theatrical caricatures

c. 1848

182

 

Hana awase tosei bijin awase

A collection of flowers―beautiful women compared

Women

c. 1830s

 

 

Hana-goyomi

Calendar of Flowers

Sexually explicit pictures (shunga)

1835

 

 

Harimaze J˘ruri kagami

A Harimaze Mirror of J˘ruri Plays

Harimaze

1854

 

 

Hayarikou sagazuki

Fashionable sake cups

Actors painted inside sake cups

c. 1851

 

 

Hayatake Torakichi

Hayatake Torakichi (name of acrobat)

Acrobatic feats of Hayatake Torakichi

1857

214

 

He no y˘na d˘ke he-zukushi

Likenesses of the fart in a series of comic farts

Comic and slightly vulgar

c. 1845

189

 

Hizakurige go-jű-san eki

The fifty-three stations on shankĺs mare

Comic illustrations (diptychs & triptychs)

1854

204

 

Hodo Yoshitsune koi no Minamoto ichidaiki

Biography of Yoshitsune

Historic scenes

1848-53

64

S65

Hodomoyoshi toki-ni ďtsu-e

Hodomoyoshiĺs fashionable ďtsu pictures

Dramatic characters

c. 1845-6

165

S43

Honch˘ bunyű hyaku-nin isshu

A hundred poets from the literary heroes of our country

Heroes (chűban)

c.1842-3

31

S22

Honch˘ buyű kagami

Mirror of our countryĺs military elegance

Heroes

c. 1845

43

S32

Honch˘ keishoku bijin zue

Our countryĺs scenery illustrated by beautiful women

Women

c. 1830

88

 

Honch˘ kend˘ ryaku den

Abridged stories of our countryĺs swordsmanship

Dramatic characters

c. 1845-46

33

S37

Honch˘ k˘mei kagami

Mirror of famous names of our country

Heroes

1855

 

S87a

Honch˘ musha kagami

Mirror of warriors of our country

Heroes

1855

74

S87

Honch˘ nijűshi-k˘

Twenty-four paragons of filial piety of our country

Heroes and heroines (chűban)

c. 1842-3

28

S23

Honch˘ Suikoden goyű happyaku-nin no hitori

Eight hundred heroes of our countryĺs Suikoden, one by one

Japanese heroes (˘ban)

1830-45

5

S4

Honch˘ taoyame soroi

Set of delicate ladies of our country

Historical women and girls

c. 1845

39

S33

Honch˘ eiyű kagami

Mirror of the heroes of our country

Heroes

1858

70

S92

Hyaku iro-banashi

A hundred pleasant stories

Illustrations of comic anecdotes

1849-51

202

 

Hyaku-nin isshu

The hundred poets

Poets

c. 1840-42

32

S19

Hyakushoku menso

One hundred shades of facial expressions

Comic harimaze

1842-43

 

 

Ichiryű kyoku dokuraku

Happiness in one style of entertainment

Fantasies on the top-spinner Takezawa Toji

c. 1843

208

 

Imay˘ aki no nanakusa

Modem seven autumn plants

Women

c. 1850

164

 

Imay˘ gakumen awase

A collection of pictures in modern style

Women with inset of warrior (fan print)

1853

 

 

Imay˘ go-sei

Modern five qualities

Women

c. 1833

89

 

Imay˘ goshiki awase

Comparison of five modern colors

Women (fan print)

1849-1853

 

 

Imay˘ hyaku-nin shu

A hundred modern men

Heads of actors in character

1850

217

 

Imay˘ kiku-zoroi

Series of modern chrysanthemum varieties

Women

1845

128

 

Imay˘ nana Komachi

Modem seven Komachi

Theatrical

1851

161

 

Imay˘ rokkasen

Six summer selections in modern style

Womenĺs heads (fan prints)

1853

 

 

Imay˘ tofu shisen

The modern measure of womenĺs desire for money

Women (views inset)

c. 1840

84

 

Jikken onna ˘gi

Ten wise womenĺs fans

Women of history and legend (chűban)

c. 1843

220

S25

Jimbutsu kami kuzu kago

Characters from the waste-paper basket

Rough sketches of dramatic groups

c. 1848

199

 

Jinshin megane no mit˘shi

Glasses for inspecting the human heart

Women

c. 1845

152

 

Jisei kwach˘fűgetsu

Fashionable quartet of flower, bird, wind and moon

Women (triptychs)

c. 1848

147

 

Jitsu go-ky˘ ky˘gwa d˘gaku

Genuine instruction for children in mad pictures

Comic horizontal chűban

c. 1840

118

 

Jű-ni dan shoku Kanadehon Ch˘chingura

The twelve acts of the lantern Chűshingura

Heads & inset figures composed of lanterns

1852

218

 

Jű-ni gwatsu wa ko kami

Japanese divinities compared with the twelve months

Divinities

c. 1840

110

 

Jűroku Musashi-b˘ Benkei

Sixteen [stories of] Musashi-b˘ Benkei

The hero Benkei

c. 1848-50

 

S68

Kaidan hyakki yagy˘

Ghost stories: Night procession of the hundred demons

Bawdy parody of demons (koban)

c. 1836

 

 

Kaiun shusse kohon Shichi-fukujin

Fortunate debut of the seven gods of good luck

ôPuzzle picturesö

c. 1844

183

 

Kaminari

Thunder

Comic chűban series

c. 1840

 

 

Kanadehon Chűshingura

Scenes from the Chűshingura drama

Theatrical

1847

169

 

Kanadehon Chűshingura

The drama of the Chűshingura

Illustrations of the twelve acts

1854-5

69

S86

Kataki-uchi chűk˘ den

Stories of dutifulness and loyalty in revenge

Heroes of revenge stories

c. 1847-8

45

S53

Kawanakajima hyaku yűsh˘ sen

A hundred generals, brave in battle, at Kawanakajima

Large heads

c. 1845

186

S34

Keishi kodomo akindo

Ky˘to children as tradesmen

Children

c. 1840

138

 

Kenjo hakkei

Virtuous women for the eight views

Heroines (chűtanzakuban)

c. 1842-3

20

S21

Kenjo reppuden

Stories of wise women and faithful wives

Heroines

c. 1841-2

21

S20

Kenyű fujo kagami

Mirror of women of wisdom and courage

Large womenĺs heads

c. 1843

92

S29

Kingyo tsukushi

A set of goldfish

Comic chűban series

1839-42

 

 

Kinjű zue

Birds and animals illustrated

Animals in kano style

1837

38

 

Kintar˘ zukushi

Set of Kintar˘

Legendary child

c. 1840

 

S12

Kisokaid˘ rokujűku tsugi

The sixty-nine post stations of the Kisokaid˘ Road

Historical and dramatic scenes

1852-3

57

S74

Kodomo asobi

Childrenĺs games

Children

c. 1842

146

 

Kodomo asobi go-gy˘

Childrenĺs games for the five elements

Children

1840

65

 

Kodomo asobi gosekku no uchi

Childrenĺs games of the five festivals

Children

1842-1846

 

 

Kodomo asobi naga-uta zukushi

Series of popular songs on childrenĺs games

Children

c. 1840

109

 

Kodomo asobi no uchi

Childrenĺs games

Children

c. 1836

114

 

Kodomo asobi shouchikubai

Pine, Bamboo and Plum in Children's Games

Children

c. 1844-46

 

Kodomo odori

Childrenĺs dances

Children as historical characters

c. 1841

123

 

Kodomo shorei shitsuke-gata

The childrenĺs instructor in etiquette

Children

c. 1840

136

 

Kodomo shogei shitsuke kata

The childrenĺs instructor of accomplishment

Fan prints of women with children

1842

 

 

Kokon honch˘ meijo hyaku den

A hundred ancient and modem stories of the famous women of our country

Heroines

c. 1843

18

S30

Koma kurabe sh˘gi no tawamure

Comic comparisons of the koma pieces in the game of sh˘gi

Comic figures formed of koma pieces (chűban)

c. 1840

188

 

K˘s˘ go-ichidai ryaku zu

Illustrated abridged biography of K˘s˘

Scenes from the life of this Buddhist priest

c. 1835-36

11

S6

K˘s˘ Nichiren Dai-bosatsu

K˘s˘ Nichiren the great bodhisattva

Women

c. 1836

135

 

K˘to nishiki imay˘ kuni-zukushi

Modern style set of the provinces in Edo brocade

Theatrical and dramatic

1852

171

 

Koto no soka zukushi

Series of poems set to the koto

Women

c. 1840

97

 

K˘yetsu yűsh˘ den

Stories of courageous generals of the provinces of Kai and Echizen

Leaders in Kawanakajima campaign

c. 1848-49

49

S63

K˘y˘ nijűshi sh˘ no hitori

Twenty-four generals of Eastern Kai Province, one by one

Leaders of the Takeda (Kai)

1853

62

S82

Kuniyoshi moy˘ sh˘fuda tsuketari genkin otoko

Men of ready money with true labels attached, Kuniyoshi fashion

Dramatic characters

c. 1845

153

S40

Ky˘ga Suikoden g˘ketsu ippyaku hachinin

Caricatures of the 108 Heroes of the popular Suikoden

Suikoden heroes in humorous situations

c. 1830

 

 

Ky˘gwa e-tehon

Illustrated examples of mad sketches

Comic figures and groups

1859

222

 

Ky˘kaku giyű den

Stories of chivalrous persons of loyalty and courage

Dramatic characters

1851

184

S70

Ky˘kun zenaku koz˘ zoroe

Moral guidelines for good and naughty apprentices

Comic horizontal chűban

1857

 

 

Kyoku zukushi

Collection of humorous short poems

Comic prints (chűtanzakuban)

c. 1842

 

 

Kyokutei-˘ seicho Hakkenshi zui-ichi

The one and only eight dog history of old Kyokutei, best of refined authors

The heroes of the ĹHakkendenĺ

c. 1833

25

S5

* ôRobinson 1961ö indicates listing in Kuniyoshi by Basil William Robinson (Victoria and Albert Museum, London, 1961).

ç ôRobinson 1982ö indicates listing in Kuniyoshi: The Warrior-Prints by Basil William Robinson (Cornell University Press, Ithaca, NY, 1982) and its privately published supplement.

ć ôMarksö indicates listing in Publishers of Japanese Woodblock Prints: A Compendium by Andreas Marks, 2011, Hotei Publishing, Leiden

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