Tsukioka Yoshitoshi

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Style: Ukiyo-E

Place: Edo

Born: 1839

Death: 1892

Nationality: Japan

Biography:

Tsukioka Yoshitoshi (30 April 1839 – 9 June 1892) (Japanese: 月岡 芳年 also named Taiso Yoshitoshi 大蘇 芳年) was a Japanese artist. He is widely recognized as the last great master of Ukiyo-e, a type of Japanese woodblock printing. He is additionally regarded as one of the form's greatest innovators. His career spanned two eras – the last years of Edo pe...