Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese (1797-1861)
Ise, c.1845
Color woodblock
13×8 IN.

From the series "Ogura Imitation of the Hundred Poets." Signed on block and with seal lower left: "Ichiyusai Kuniyoshi ga"; inscribed on block: poem by Ise. Kinugasa Fusajiro nanushi censor seal lower left. A fine oban impression in fine condition aside from general light wear, with no margins.
This print depicts O-Tani, wife of Masayemon, carrying her child through the snow.

$ 1,100