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Shigenobu
Nationality: 
japanese
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1787
Birth Place: 
Yanagawa, Japan
Death Date: 
1832
Yanagawa Shigenobu. Family name: Jubei; Go= Kinsai, Raito, Rinsai or Reisai, Ushosai; Born in Yanagawa (name from this); active in Edo and briefly in Osaka. Originally a puppetmaker. Pupil, son-in-law and adopted son of Hokusai. After marriage to Hokusai's daughter took Hokusai's go of Raito; Book illustrator, designer of surimono, also specialized in bijinga and landscapes.