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.


Kameyama Kameyama #260692 Sekino, Jun'ichiro, 1914-1988 SOLD
Victory of Knosuron Victory of Knosuron #271047 Sekino, Jun'ichiro, 1914-1988 $3,000
Village in Harima Village in Harima #891533 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $450
Snow Country Snow Country #TY015503 Yoshida, Toshi, 1911-1995 $300