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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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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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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The Welcoming Descent of Amida Buddha and Twenty-five Bodhisattvas. According to Pure Land belief, Amida Buddha (Amitabha) welcomes faithful devotees to the Western Paradise, where they can achieve perfect spiritual development. Paintings such as this one, which represent Amida descending to welcome a faithful soul to paradise, attended by a host of bodhisattvas, are known as raigōzu ("descent pictures"). Raigū imagery was introduced to Japan from China and was widely embrace ...click for details