#703: Okyo (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)

  

#703: Okyo (category: artist)

Okyo

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

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