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Publisher: Hiranoya Chōemon (平野屋長右衛門)

Lifetime: circa 1805 - 1822

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - 1822 Kuninao print; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - 1811 Kuniyasu print; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - 1810 Toyokuni I print; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Eizan print;

Biography:

Edo publisher listed in Marks as number 112. Artists published by this house include Eizan, Hiroshige, Kunikane, Kunimaru, Kuninao, Kunisada, Kunitsugu Kuniyasu, Shuntei and Toyokuni I.

[The only artists in the Lyon Collection who were published by this house were Shuntei and Kunisada. Their names are highlighted in bold type above.]

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While Marks gives the dates of ca. 1805 to 1820 for this house, we found a Kuninao print in the MFA in Boston which they date to 1822.