Kokan, Bannai, b. 1901

Born in Fukushima prefecture. Given name Sadao. Studied Japanese-style painting with Bannai Seiran. Exhibited paintings of Fifty-Three Stations of the Tokaido in 1927. Three of these, Hakone, Nihonbashi, and Nagoya Castle, published as prints by Watanabe Shozaburo in 1930.** 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

Kinokunisaka in the Rainy Season Kinokunisaka in the Rainy Season #WPKS06 Shiro, Kasamatsu, 1898-1991 $300
Work Work #260925 Tanbota, M. SOLD
Outside a Cafe Outside a Cafe #200924 Koizumi, Kisio, 1893-1945 $800
Evening Cool at Okawa Evening Cool at Okawa #270226 Hiroaki, Shotei, 1871-1944 $1,500