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Utagawa Kuniyoshi

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A disciple of Utagawa Toyokuni I. He became popular his musha-e (prints of samurai or military subjects) depicting the hero of the Romance of the Three Kingdoms. He also worked on a wide variety of other genres including landscapes, bijin-ga (pictures of beautiful women), yakusha-e (actor prints), kacho-ga (paintings of flowers and birds) and caricatures.
Active period
Bunka 9(1812)?-Man'en 1(1860)
Other Name(s)
Ichiyusai, Saiosha, Cho'oro

portrait of Utagawa Kuniyoshi

Artist:Portrait of Utagawa Kuniyoshi by Ochiai Yoshiiku

Source:Konohana : Fuzoku Kaiga Zasshi (14)