Kintaro and giant carp by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

“Sakata Kaidomaru” by Utagawa Kuniyoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/702px-Sakata_Kaidomaru_struggling_with_a_huge_carp_under_a_waterfall.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”934″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/702px-Sakata_Kaidomaru_struggling_with_a_huge_carp_under_a_waterfall-702×1024.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/702px-Sakata_Kaidomaru_struggling_with_a_huge_carp_under_a_waterfall.jpg?w=702&amp;ssl=1 702w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/702px-Sakata_Kaidomaru_struggling_with_a_huge_carp_under_a_waterfall.jpg?resize=103%2C150&amp;ssl=1 103w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/702px-Sakata_Kaidomaru_struggling_with_a_huge_carp_under_a_waterfall.jpg?resize=206%2C300&amp;ssl=1 206w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> This work is a picture depicting Kintaro, who is familiar with fairy tales in Japan. But during the Edo period, he was more often referred to as Sakata Kaidomaru. Kintaro is planting his feet firmly and holding a huge cape. And the water of the fall is falling over him. Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861) expressed this work with a contemporary sense as if shooting a moment with a fast shutter. The contrast Read more about Kintaro and giant carp by Utagawa Kuniyoshi[…]

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Utagawa Kuniyoshi’s skeleton print work

“In the Ruined Palace at Sôma” by Utagawa Kuniyoshi <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”309″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha-1024×494.jpg” alt=”skelton death” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg?resize=1024%2C494&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg?resize=150%2C72&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg?resize=300%2C145&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg?resize=768%2C370&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/01/1280px-Mitsukuni_defying_the_skeleton_spectre_invoked_by_princess_Takiyasha.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Utagawa Kuniyoshi (1798-1861) made this work based on the book written by Santo Kyoden (1761-1816). The stage is Soma, the royal castle built by Taira no Masakado (903-940), who declared the new Emperor in Heian Period. After his death, the brave man Ohya Taro Mitsukuni and Masakad’s daughter Princess Takiyasha are confronted in the castle that became the ruins. The big skeleton Read more about Utagawa Kuniyoshi’s skeleton print work[…]

Plum Blossoms and Moon by Itō Jakuchū

Itō Jakuchū’s Plum Blossoms and Moon from “Animal and Plants in Colors” <img width=”640″ height=”854″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/b6723c4963d6eee93303a99561dd45b0.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/b6723c4963d6eee93303a99561dd45b0.jpg?w=767&amp;ssl=1 767w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/b6723c4963d6eee93303a99561dd45b0.jpg?resize=112%2C150&amp;ssl=1 112w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/b6723c4963d6eee93303a99561dd45b0.jpg?resize=225%2C300&amp;ssl=1 225w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Itō Jakuchū (1716–1800) , who painted this extremely gruesome, dreamlike image, was counted as one of the Three Eccentrics of the Edo period, together with Soga Shōhaku (1730– 1781) and Nagasawa Rosetsu (1754–1799). In 1755, Itō Jakuchū  drew a picture of a composition similar to this work, called “Moon and Plum Blossoms.” However, he emphasized the shade of the petals and expressed it in a complicated way in this Read more about Plum Blossoms and Moon by Itō Jakuchū[…]

Cactus and Domestic Fowls by Itō Jakuchū

Cactus and Domestic Fowls, by Itō Jakuchū <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”196″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e-1024×314.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?resize=1024%2C314&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?resize=150%2C46&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?resize=300%2C92&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?resize=768%2C236&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Ito_Fusuma-e.jpg?w=1920&amp;ssl=1 1920w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption></figcaption> </figure> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Cactus and Domestic Fowls is a later work of Itō Jakuchū (1716–1800). The chickens on the 6th screen are making a triangle, which is a stable composition. But the deformed cactus and chicken’s tail feathers shake the composition. A free-looking chicken is one of the themes of ink painting, but he added bright colors and delicate depictions to it.  He Read more about Cactus and Domestic Fowls by Itō Jakuchū[…]

Lotus Pond and Fish by Itō Jakuchū

Fish in a Lotus Pond, from “Animals and Plans in Colors”, by Itō Jakuchū <img width=”400″ height=”700″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Pond_and_Fish_from_the_Colorful_Realm_of_Living_Beings_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Pond_and_Fish_from_the_Colorful_Realm_of_Living_Beings_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?w=400&amp;ssl=1 400w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Pond_and_Fish_from_the_Colorful_Realm_of_Living_Beings_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=86%2C150&amp;ssl=1 86w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Lotus_Pond_and_Fish_from_the_Colorful_Realm_of_Living_Beings_by_Ito_Jakuchu.jpg?resize=171%2C300&amp;ssl=1 171w” sizes=”(max-width: 400px) 100vw, 400px” /> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> People who look at Fish in a Lotus Pond are confused because they do not know what point of view they are looking at. Are we looking into the pond or looking at the fishes swimming in front of us in the water?Itō Jakuchū (1716–1800) ​ might have produced this work based on Chinese painting, but the distorted space on the screen is his original device.  Read more about Lotus Pond and Fish by Itō Jakuchū[…]

Suzuki Kiitsu’s Mountain Stream of Summer and Autumn

Flowering Plants and Stream of Summer and Autumn by Suzuki Kiitsu <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif.png” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”284″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif-1024×455.png” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif.png?w=1024&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif.png?resize=150%2C67&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif.png?resize=300%2C133&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Summer.tif.png?resize=768%2C341&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Summer</figcaption> </figure> <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif.png” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”283″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif-1024×452.png” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif.png?w=1024&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif.png?resize=150%2C66&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif.png?resize=300%2C132&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/lossless-page1-1024px-Kiitsu_Mountainstream_Autumn.tif.png?resize=768%2C339&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Autumn</figcaption> </figure> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> It is a masterpiece of Suzuki Kiitsu (1796–1858) depicting the flowing stream and the plants in the mountain. The works of Tawaraya Sōtatsu (1570-1643), the founder of the Rinpa School, are full of rich beauty. Read more about Suzuki Kiitsu’s Mountain Stream of Summer and Autumn[…]

The God of Wind and Thunder by Suzuki Kiitsu

Wind God and Thunder God (Fujin and Raijin) by Suzuki Kiitsu <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”228″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg?w=950&amp;ssl=1 950w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg?resize=150%2C54&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg?resize=300%2C107&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_right_screen.jpg?resize=768%2C274&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Right Screen</figcaption> </figure> <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”230″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg?w=950&amp;ssl=1 950w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg?resize=150%2C54&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg?resize=300%2C108&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i2.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Wind_God_and_Thunder_God_left_screen.jpg?resize=768%2C276&amp;ssl=1 768w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Left Screen</figcaption> </figure> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> The same theme had already been drawn by Tawaraya Sōtatsu (1570-1643), but the wind god and thunder god of Suzuki Kiitsu (1796–1858) are quite different from the humorous works of Sōtatsu. The mysterious Read more about The God of Wind and Thunder by Suzuki Kiitsu[…]

Screen painting of Morning Glories by Suzuki Kiitsu

Morning Glories Screen Painting by Suzuki Kiitsu <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”316″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587-1024×505.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?resize=1024%2C505&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?resize=150%2C74&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?resize=300%2C148&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?resize=768%2C379&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1587.jpg?w=1920&amp;ssl=1 1920w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Left Screen</figcaption> </figure> <figure> <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”309″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588-1024×494.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?resize=1024%2C494&amp;ssl=1 1024w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?resize=150%2C72&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?resize=300%2C145&amp;ssl=1 300w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?resize=768%2C370&amp;ssl=1 768w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?w=1280&amp;ssl=1 1280w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/DT1588.jpg?w=1920&amp;ssl=1 1920w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <figcaption>Right Screen</figcaption> </figure> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> “Morning Glories”, in which the flowers are expressed only by dark blue and green on a gold background, is  influenced by the work of Ogata Kōrin (1658-1716), “Irises” screen Read more about Screen painting of Morning Glories by Suzuki Kiitsu[…]

Green Maple and Waterfall by Maruyama Ōkyo

Green Maple and Waterfall by Maruyama Ōkyo <img width=”556″ height=”1024″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/556px-Maruyama_Okyo_-_Green_Maple_and_Waterfall_-_Google_Art_Project-556×1024.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/556px-Maruyama_Okyo_-_Green_Maple_and_Waterfall_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg?w=556&amp;ssl=1 556w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/556px-Maruyama_Okyo_-_Green_Maple_and_Waterfall_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg?resize=81%2C150&amp;ssl=1 81w, https://i0.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/556px-Maruyama_Okyo_-_Green_Maple_and_Waterfall_-_Google_Art_Project.jpg?resize=163%2C300&amp;ssl=1 163w” sizes=”(max-width: 556px) 100vw, 556px” /> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Maruyama Ōkyo (1733-1795) drew some pictures with the theme of waterfalls. Among them, Green Maple and Waterfall is the work that makes you feel the coolest. Green maple leaves add to the coolness. This picture has a unique space in the screen. When you see the painting, you look up at the maple, then looks at the waterfall in front, and looks down on the rocks and waves. There are three viewpoints. The Read more about Green Maple and Waterfall by Maruyama Ōkyo[…]

Morning Glory and Pupies painting by Maruyama Ōkyo

Maruyama Ōkyo’s Morning Glory and Puppies painting on cedar doors <a href=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Okyo_Puppies_and_Convolvulus.jpg” data-elementor-open-lightbox=”default”> <img width=”640″ height=”442″ src=”https://www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Okyo_Puppies_and_Convolvulus.jpg” alt=”” srcset=”https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Okyo_Puppies_and_Convolvulus.jpg?w=750&amp;ssl=1 750w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Okyo_Puppies_and_Convolvulus.jpg?resize=150%2C104&amp;ssl=1 150w, https://i1.wp.com/www.masterpiece-of-japanese-culture.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/07/Okyo_Puppies_and_Convolvulus.jpg?resize=300%2C207&amp;ssl=1 300w” sizes=”(max-width: 640px) 100vw, 640px” /> </a> <br /><!– Japacul Link Unit –><br /><ins style=”display: block;” data-ad-client=”ca-pub-2105416879233547″ data-ad-slot=”3145397812″ data-ad-format=”link” data-full-width-responsive=”true”></ins><br /> Maruyama Ōkyo (1733-1795) was good at drawing young animals playing. He did not think of young animals as merely a miniature version of the adult, but as motifs with unique characteristics. His puppy pictures seem to have been popular at the time, and there are still many of his puppy works. Originally Morning Glory and Puppies painting was a mural painting of Myogan-in Temple in Aichi Read more about Morning Glory and Pupies painting by Maruyama Ōkyo[…]

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