Suisho, Nishiyama, 1879-1958

Born and worked in Kyoto. Given name Usaburo. Studied with father-in-law Takeuchi Seiho. Graduated in 1899 from Kyoto City School of Arts and Crafts. Became head of Kyoto City Specialist School of Painting. Exhibited in Teiten, Bunten, and Inten. Member of Imperial Art Academy and Imperial Household Art Committee. Received Order of Cultural Merit in 1957.** 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

Kanago Village, Ibaraki Prefecture Kanago Village, Ibaraki Prefecture #FWG18190 Hasui, Kawase, 1883-1957 SOLD
Inue Shinbei Masashi Inue Shinbei Masashi #281148 Yoshitoshi, Taiso, 1839-1892 SOLD
Otani Tomoemon as Kanshojo Otani Tomoemon as Kanshojo #280072 Shunsen, Natori, 1886-1960 SOLD
Lu Junyi, the Jade Unicorn Lu Junyi, the Jade Unicorn #910486 Kuniyoshi, Utagawa, 1798-1861 $1,500