• Horse (<i>Uma</i> -  馬) from the series <i>Elegant Women Likened to the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac</i> (<i>Fūryū azuma sugata jūnishi</i> - 風流東姿十二支)
Horse (<i>Uma</i> -  馬) from the series <i>Elegant Women Likened to the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac</i> (<i>Fūryū azuma sugata jūnishi</i> - 風流東姿十二支)
Horse (<i>Uma</i> -  馬) from the series <i>Elegant Women Likened to the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac</i> (<i>Fūryū azuma sugata jūnishi</i> - 風流東姿十二支)

Utagawa Toyokuni II (二代目歌川豊国) (artist 1777 – 1835)

Horse (Uma - 馬) from the series Elegant Women Likened to the Twelve Animals of the Zodiac (Fūryū azuma sugata jūnishi - 風流東姿十二支)

Print


ca 1830
10.5 in x 15 in (Overall dimensions) Color woodblock print
Gosotei Toyokuni ga
後素亭豊國画
Artist's seal: toshidama (in red)
Publisher: Izumiya Ichibei (Marks 180 - seal 25-363)
Inset signed: Kunihisa-jo ga
國久女画
Ritsumeikan University - black and white only
Lyon Collection - another print from this series, the dragon
Lyon Collection - another print from this series, the hare
Lyon Collection - another print from this series, the ram Illustrated in color in 原色浮世絵大百科事典 (Genshoku Ukiyoe Daihyakka Jiten), vol. 8, p. 122.
beautiful women (bijin-ga - 美人画) (genre)
Izumiya Ichibei (和泉屋市兵衛) (publisher)
mitate-e (見立て絵) (genre)
Jūnishi (十二支 - 12 signs of the Zodiac) (genre)