#703: Okyo (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#703: Okyo (category: artist)


Okyo Maruyama was a Japanese painter in the 18th century. He is known as the originator of the Maruyama school, a traditional faction of nihon-ga (Japanese-style paintings).

Okyo had many apprentices, who later became renowned painters. Especially, Genki Komai and Rosetsu Nagasawa (refer to #702) were regarded as the two most famous.

Okyo Japan

(Monday, December 23rd, 2019)    See Archive

#702: Rosetsu <<          >> #704: Genki

Sponsored Links

Page Top

To Top