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During a recent postcard sort out found this one from HAYASHI Takahiko, from gallery Hitsuji Garo in Niigata, memories of the buskers of  Furumachi arcade. http://takahikohayashi.tumblr.com/ Hitsuji Garo in Niigata

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Tabi Miyage Dai 1 – Shu, Mutsu-Tsuta Onsen

can’t stop myself studying this from Kawase Hasui, PD via wikicommons. currently in the Brooklyn Museum.    

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Chimei Hamada

This week’s edition of NHK’s Nichibi featured a profile and interview with avant garde engraver and sculptor Chimei Hamada, head over to Hiro Gallery’s pages for biographical details and galleries of his etchings and sculptures.

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Kumi Machida

  Book tidying this afternoon and came across this book on Kumi Machida which I think has now slipped out of print, published by Walter Konig in association with Kestner gesellschaft. German/Japanese/English text. Biography and gallery at Nishimura Gallery and Takahashi Collection

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Yokoyama Matsusaburō – Self Portrait

  Yokoyama Matsusaburō, (1838 – 1884) – Self Portrait – from Wikimedia commons  

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masculine wave – Hokusai

a public domain image from Wikipedia page of quotes of Miyamoto Musashi

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Akafuji

Akafuji by Miyata Masayuki.

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Modern Japanese Painting

A book that you wish a publisher would pick up again and maybe treat with a revised introduction, Modern Japanese Painting by Torao Miyagawa was first published by Kodansha International in 1967, translated by Imai Toshizo the book consists of a synopsis of influences on Japanese art … Continue reading

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