Ioki, Bunsai, 1863-1906

Ioki Bun’ya (Bunsai). N: Ioki Fumiya. Go: Bun’ya (Bunsai). Western-style watercolorist and painter. Born in Mito; worked in Tokyo. Pupil of Takahashi Yuichi, Takahashi Genkichi, Asai Chu, Koyama Shotaro. Better known as a botanist, specializing in Alpine plants. Produced highly detailed watercolors and realistic paintings of flowers and plants. Taken in whole, or in part from: Roberts, Laurance P. A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints, Lacquer. Weatherhill, Inc: New York. 1986.

Artwork

Ladybird and Leaf (15 states) Ladybird and Leaf (15 states) #15198299 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 $3,500
Kiyosu Bridge Kiyosu Bridge #280167 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 $4,000
Thomson's Gazelles Thomson's Gazelles #891592 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $800
Nude Nude #997219 Saito, Kiyoshi, 1907-1997 SOLD