Toyoshige was the student, son-in-law and adopted son of Toyokuni I and changed his changed his name in 1826 following his death. Toyokuni II was a well known designer of ukiyo-e Japanese woodblock prints in Edo (Toyko).
Utagawa Toyokuni II (Japanese, 1777-1835)
Width 16 Depth 1 Height 22 in.
Sight: Width 10.25 Height 14.75 in.
Note: sun faded, acid damage from frame mat, dust cover pealing in places, some chips on frame.