Returning Sails at Tsukuda from one of the Eight Views of Edo series by Toyohiro
Utagawa Toyohiro(歌川豊広, 歌川豐廣?), birth name Okajima Tōjiro (1773–1828), was a Japaneseukiyo-e artist and painter. He was a member of the Utagawa school and studied under Utagawa Toyoharu, the school's founder. His works include a number of ukiyo-e landscape series,as well as many depictions of the daily activities in the Yoshiwara entertainment quarter; many of his stylistic features paved the way for Hokusai and Hiroshige (the latter a Prodigy who studied under Toyohiro,becoming one of the very finest Landscape Artists of all ), as well as producing an important series of ukiyo-e triptychs in collaboration with Toyokuni, and numerous book and e-hon illustrations, which occupied him in his later years.
The ukiyo-e series he produced include the following:
Eight Views of Edo (several series)
Eight Views of Omi (several series)
Newly Published Perspective Pieces (Shinpan uki-e)
Twelve Months by Two Artists, Toyokuni and Toyohiro (Toyokuni Toyohiro ryōga jūnikō), with Toyokuni