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Ukiyoe Series 2 stamps from Japan

Ukiyoe Series 2 stamps from Japan
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This series by Japanese post with a theme of "Famous landscapes and Edo beauty" is a continuation of "Edo famous places and neat Ukiyoe" that has been issued since 2007.

These stamps depict "Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e" by Utagawaga Hiroshige and representative portraits of beauties in Edo period.

The stamps from the issue feature:

Chobunsai Eishi "Seiroubijin Rokkasen / The Courtesan Kisegawa of Matsubaya"

"Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e / Suruga, Miho no Matsubara"

Chokosai Eisho "Kakuchu Bijin Kurabe / The Courtesan Midorigi of Wakamatsuya"

"Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e / Echigo, Oyashirazu"

Kikukawa Eizan "Furyu Bijin Zoroe / A woman with an umbrella"

"Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e / Kii, Wakanoura"

Kitagawa Utamaro "Portrait of Koito of the Itoya Teahouse"

"Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e / Aki, Itsukushima Sairei no zu"

Torii Kiyonaga "Tosei Yuri Bijin Awase / Tachibana Chugi"

"Rokujyu Yoshu Meisho zu e / Tanba, Amano Hashidate"

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