Aoyama, Masaharu, 1893-1969

  • Artist : Aoyama, Masaharu, 1893-1969
  • Date : c. 1950s
  • Medium : woodblock
  • Item# : 270856
  • Condition : Tape at top reverse corners
  • Dimensions : 15 1/8 x 10 1/2 inches
  • SOLD

About The Artist

Aoyama, Masaharu, 1893-1969

Born in Saitama prefecture. Also known as Aoyama Seiji and Aoyama Masaharu. Studied ink painting at Tokyo School of Fine Arts. Served in Imperial Household Museum until his retirement in 1936. Exhibited in Teiten and in the Nihon Sosaku-Hanga Kyokai show in 1929. Self-carved blocks. Some self-printed; others produced with assistance from the publisher Ishiyama and printers in his employ. Works of the 1950s included a view of gulls over rippling water. Prints sometimes signed Seiji and s.....

Learn More

More By Artist