Utagawa Kuniyoshi, ‘Series of Beauties’, ca. 1834, Scholten Japanese Art

the right-hand sheet from an aizuri-e (all blue print) triptych; signed Ichiryusai Kuniyoshi ga, with publisher's seal Ni, Kawacho (Kawaguchiya Chozo), censor's seal Kiwame, ca. 1834

oban tate-e 13 5/8 by 9 1/8 in., 34.5 by 23.3 cm

This is the right-hand sheet of a scarce triptych found on the website of The Kuniyoshi Project (www.kuniyoshiproject.com).

Image rights: Scholten Japanese Art

Publisher: Kawaguchiya Chozo

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