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Okamura Kôichi (1904-1974)
Modern Nihonga
Sesshin, Morning snow
Signed: Kôichi
Seals: Kôichi
Technique: colours on paper 34 x 44,5
Mounting: grey gold damask fabric and beige damask
ivory rollers, 128 x 60,3
Box: [signed:] Kôichi dai [seal:]
Condition: very good

Kôichi graduated in 1928 from the Kyoto Art School. During his time at the School he had also studied with Nishimura Goun (1877-1938). In 1948 he was one of the founders of the the Sōzōbijutsu, “Creation of Art”, the so called “Sō gakai”. In 1960 he became a professor at the Kyoto City University of Arts.

Reference:
Aburai p. 90

Availability: On Request