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Kunishika Toyohara

Tenpo 6th (1835) born, Meiji 33rd (1900) died
At first, Kunichika joined as a disciple to Chikanobu Toyohara, then moved to Toyokuni Utagawa the 3rd family.

In the early Meiji era, the wave of civilization opening up had been flooded, but the Kunichika kept drawing intentionally, centered on actor painting, protecting the Edo style stubbornly.

Along with Yoshitoshi Tsukioka and Kiyochika Kobayashi, Kunichika were called as 3 big Ukiyoe artists in Meiji.
At first he was drawing such as “Oshie-hagoita”, but after entering Toyokuni the 3rd, he produced actor, beautiful woman, History and Genji paintings.
He was also known as big face painter, representative of actor painting, also called "Meiji Sharaku".

It is said that he had changed his house by 117 times, and changed wives by more than 40 people in his lifetime with his daring personality.
He loved drinking and playing, doesn’t have money over night, but he could not avoid to help rescuing people who are in trouble. Visitors have said that they did not have anything because he borrowed visitors' stuff.

Tokyo Ryogoku Yusuzumi zu
¥9,000

Tokyo Ryogoku Yusuzumi zu

豊原国周

Fireworks in the town were prohibited in the Edo where many fire occurred. However, it wes only allowed along the Sumida River, and the area around...

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¥9,000
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)04
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)04

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Japanese paper, wide version postcard set with frame [Sukeroku] Set
¥2,000

Hand made Echizen Japanese paper, wide version postcard set with frame [Sukeroku] Set

Cool Art Tokyo

Four wide-format postcards finished with hand-made Echizen Japanese paper are set in a frame painted in black on a fir tree and a stand made of PET...

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¥2,000
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)06
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)06

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)07
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)07

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)08
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)08

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)09
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)09

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)11
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)11

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)12
¥300

Hand made Echizen Washi Wide Edition Postcard (Single)12

Cool Art Tokyo

It is a wide version post card of the Kabuki-e, Edo-e and Meiji period Ukiyo-e of the Asai collection. We made ultra-high definition printing on ha...

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¥300
  Seven Lucky Gods Treasure Sake party
¥38,000

Seven Lucky Gods Treasure Sake party

豊原国周

Kunichika Toyohara Since Kunichika Toyohara was a master of actors drawing, this picture of the Seven Lucky Gods is drawn to the actor as well. ...

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¥38,000