Utamaro II

Utamaro II

When the great Utamaro Kitagawa died in 1806 he had a student who had learned the craft of ukiyo-e making and who called himself Koikawa Shuncho. After the death of Utamaro Kitagawa (he is now called Utamaro I in the literature), Koikawa Shuncho married his master’s widow and continued the business as his master did before. 1789-1830.