Koryūsai

(1735 - 1790)
Isoda Koryūsai was a Japanese ukiyo-e print designer and painter active from 1769 to 1790.

: Koryūsai was born in 1735 and worked as a samurai in the service of the Tsuchiya clan. He became a masterless rōnin after the death of the head of the clan and moved to Edo (modern Tokyo) where he settled near Ryōgoku Bridge in the Yagenbori area. He becam...
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