A young member of a Ryukyuan embassy to Edo
, depicted in a hand-colored print by Toyohiro, one of a set of eleven in the collection of the Okinawa Prefectural Archives
- Born: 1773
- Died: 1828
- Other Names: Okajima
- Japanese: 歌川 豊広 (Utagawa Toyohiro)
Utagawa Toyohiro was an ukiyo-e artist of the Utagawa school. He was known for his yakusha-e (images of kabuki actors) and musha-e (pictures of warriors), among other genres.
He was also known as Okajima.
His students included his son Utagawa Toyokiyo, who died young, as well as Utagawa Hiroshige and Utagawa Hiromasa.
- ↑ Chris Uhlenbeck, Hiroshige: Shaping the Image of Japan. Hotei Publishing, 2008. p8.