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Katsukawa Shunsen
Nationality: 
japanese
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1762
Death Date: 
1830
Katsukawa Seijiro. Go= Kashosai, Shunrin, Shunsen, Shunko II (later), Toryusai. Sometimes confused with another Katsukawa Shunsen (active ca. 1790) who is not listed in the FAMSF collection by Roberts. Ukiyo-e printmaker and book illustrator. Pupil of Tsutsumi Torin III using go of Shunrin, then Katsukawa Shun'ei from whm he took the Katsukawa name, began to use go of Shunsen in 1806. Ca. 1823 gave up printmaking to decorate porcelain as Shunko II.