Utagawa Kuniyoshi
Japanese, 1797-1861
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Collected by a major museum
Indianapolis Museum of Art at Newfields
Selected exhibitions
2018
Kuniyoshi Masterpieces,
Ronin Gallery
47 Ronin - Kuniyoshi's Biographies of the Loyal Retainers,
Ronin Gallery
2015
Life of Cats: Selections from the Hiraki Ukiyo-e Collection,
Japan Society

The son of silk dyer, little is known about Ukiyo-e artist Utagawa Kuniyoshi's early years, though he is said to have shown remarkable talent from a young age. At age 14 he was accepted to study woodblock printing under Utagawa Toyokuni I and would become one of his most successful students. In direct contrast to …

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