Shuho, Yamakawa, 1898-1944

Born in Kyoto. Given name Yoshio. Studied first with Ikegami Shuho and then with Kaburagi Kiyokata. Exhibited Japanese-style paintings frequently in Teiten beginning 1919. Established Seikinkai (Blue Collar Society) in 1939 with Ito Shinsui. Worked as an illustrator. Series of prints of traditional Japanese dancers published in 1936. Prints of modern beauties published by Watanabe and Bijutsusha. Seal shaped like maple leaf.** 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

Moon on the Ara River, Akabane Moon on the Ara River, Akabane #911134 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 SOLD
Green Poplars Green Poplars #161007001 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 $2,000
Similar to Dan-no -Ura-Genji Similar to Dan-no -Ura-Genji #250416 Takeda, Hideo, b. 1948 $2,500
when by now and tree by leaf<br>Twenty-Two Cherries XIII when by now and tree by leaf
Twenty-Two Cherries XIII
#151993120 Hamaguchi, Yozo, 1909-2000 SOLD