Chigusa, Kitani, 1890-1945

Born in Osaka. Given name Eiko. Studied with Kitano Tsunetomi, Ikeda Shoen, and Kikuchi Keigetsu. Later established the Chigusakai, teaching many students. Known as Japanese-style painter of women; exhibited at Bunten and Teiten. Woodblock bijin-ga published by Nishinomiya. Used the signature Chigusa with a long ovoid vertical seal.** Taken in whole, or in part, with permission from: Merritt, Helen and Nanako Yamada. Guide to Modern Japanese Woodblock Prints: 1900-1975. University of Hawaii Press: Honolulu. 1992.

Artwork

Shiba Benten Pond Shiba Benten Pond #XHKS06 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 $375
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Twenty-Two Cherries VI
#151993043 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 SOLD
One and One Half One and One Half #15197801 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 $2,500
The Last Moment of Yoshitsune The Last Moment of Yoshitsune #250415 Takeda, Hideo, b. 1948 $2,500