Yoshifuji Utagawa, Children as Firemen, Kodomo-e

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Artist: Yoshifuji Utagawa (1828-1887)
Title: Children Imitating Fire Service Ceremony
Publisher: Sagamiya Tokichi
Date: 1857
Size: (R) 36.0 x 24.5, (C) 35.8 x 24.7, (L) 36.2 x 24.7 cm

Original Japanese woodblock print.

Yoshifuji Utagawa (1828 - 1887)


A pupil of Kuniyoshi, Yoshifuji specialized in pictures of warriors and in so-called omocha-e (pictures of toys), the later earning him the nickname Omocha Yoshifuji. He also illustrated children’s books.

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Print FormatTriptych
ArtistYoshifuji Utagawa (1828 - 1887)
SubjectMale & Female
Size(R) 36.0 x 24.5, (C) 35.8 x 24.7, (L) 36.2 x 24.7 cm
Condition ReportSlightly trimmed, soiling, minor creases, some rubbed areas.