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Utagawa Kunimaru
Nationality: 
japanese
Gender: 
Male
Birth Date: 
1794
Birth Place: 
Edo
Death Date: 
1829
Death Place: 
Edo
Utagawa (originally Maeda) Kunimaru. Family name: Bunji, Iseya Ihavchi. Go= Gosairo, Honchoan, (Ichiensai, Keiuntei, Kunimaru, Saikaro. Painter and printmaker. Son of an Edo pawnbroker, lived in Edo. Pupil of Toyokuni. Studied haiku with Oryuan and known as haiku poet under name of Ryubi. specialized in actors and bijin, and after 1808 illustrated many books.