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Publisher: Kawaguchiya Shōzō (川口屋正蔵)

Alternate names:
Kawashō (seal name - 川正)
Shōeidō (firm name - 正栄堂)

Lifetime: circa 1824 - 1852

Related links: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Senchō example; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Hokuga example;

Biography:

Edo print publisher (Marks 231): seal name Kawashō, firm name Shōeidō. Artists published by this house include Eisen, Eizan, Hiroshige, Hokuga, Kunihide, as Kunisada & Toyokuni III, Kunitora, Kuniyasu, Kuniyoshi, Sadafusa, Senchō and Toyokuni II.

Kunisada and Kuniyoshi are the only artists in the Lyon Collection published by this house. Their names are highlighted in bold type.