Otomo Gekko (18-19 century)
Japanese painter at middle to late EDO period,born inNagasaki.He was known as a teacher of Mikuma Shikô(1730–94) who was sakura painting artist.Gekko’s painting of kacho-ga and sansui were skillful.
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Okamoto Shuki (1767-1862)
Studied under Onishi Keisai until his death, he then followed Watanabe Kazan. He lived in Edo (Kyoto) as a retainer of Lord Okubo Odawara until his later years when he served the Doi clan. Shuki is best known for his Kachoga (bird and flower paintings) and painted in a style close to Tsubaki Chinzan and Kanzan
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Sato Kumei (1894-1944)
He was born in Nagoya pref.He studied under Nishiyama Suisho.He established AIDO-SHA(art society) with Ishikawa Eiho & Wada Seiu. His paintings were accepted for the art exhibition(Teiten).
Material : Silk.
Hanging Scroll = 196 x 46 cm
Art Work = 120 x 34 cm
Condition : Very good.
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Fine 19th Century Meiji Period Boxwood Carving of Shoki Standing on Oni. Carved standing figure of Shoki in highly detailed battle armor with long sword in right hand and small lantern in left hand. Shoki stands victoriously atop grotesque oni (demon) with claws, beard and horns. Finely carved detailing to facial features, helmet, armor and sash. Fine old patina.
HEIGHT: 21.7 cm (8.5 in)
CONDITION: Good. small losses at front of shoulder.Some hairline drying cracks to base. Nice old patina t ...click for details