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Approximately 30 meters in the upper second volume! One action released << illustration of Gion festival roll >>!
Kazan Yokoyama << illustration of Gion festival roll >> first book part Tenpo era 6-8 (1835-37) age individual storehouse
Though it was once famous, there is illustrator who has been forgotten. Kazan Yokoyama (yokoyamakazan 1781/4 - 1837) is popular illustrator who played an active part in Kyoto where is in the latter half of the Edo era. After devoting itself to higa*haku (sogashohaku), and having become a disciple of bank piece, Huashan that did shi* in Kure spring, and opened width of picture wore the law of painting of many schools and handled writing brush in motif of work at will in total. Book exhibition is the first retrospective show to introduce various painting of Huashan to systematically. We dig up the total picture of Huashan by approximately 100 points of display during session including work of higa*haku and pupils and assign light to the charm. Work which passed abroad including Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and the British Museum returns.