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Artist: Utagawa Yoshiharu (歌川芳春)

Alternate names:
Chōkarō ( - 朝華楼)
Ichibaisai ( - 一梅斎芳春)
Ippōsai ( - 一峰斎)
Kida (original family name - 生田)
Utagawa Ikasaburō (family name - 歌川幾三郎)

Lifetime: 1828 - 1888

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Biography:

Edo / Tokyo print designer and book illustrator. Pupilfirst of Yanagawa Shigenobu II and later Utagawa Kuniyoshi, He produced bijinga, kaika-e, musha-e, omocha-e, specializing in pictures of Western circus performers like his oban, nishiki-e triptych, 'Great Circus from France' (Furansu daikyokuba, 1871), in a Kuniyoshi style.

Taken from The Hotei Encyclopedia of Japanese Woodblock Prints.