Artwork Details for Kato Eika (watercolour) "Evening Riverside Market Scene"


Kato Eika (watercolour) - Evening Riverside Market Scene

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Evening Riverside Market Scene
by Kato Eika (watercolour)

Artist:Kato Eika (watercolour)
Title:Evening Riverside Market Scene (1)
Date:1930s/40s
Publisher:Self
Medium:Watercolour - 水彩画
Format:Large Oban - 大大判, 49.5 x 32.7cm (sheet size)
Artwork Code:12256-Kato_Eika
Notes:Signature 'E. Kato' at lower right.

This scene appears to be a favourite of Eika: please see the image below of another example of this scene, courtesy of eBay.
(1) This artwork is either untitled or the title is unknown.

This artwork is from my personal collection and is not for sale.

Artist Biography:
1869, April - Born Saichiro Kato, he took Eika Kato as a pseudonym. 1886 - Learnt watercolor painting from Toru Azukisawa. 1888 - Moved to Yokohama. 1889 - Learnt Japanese style painting techniques from Beisen Kubota. 1892, September - Married Kiku Tanaka. 1909, March - Announced an exhibition of 50 watercolours. 1910~ - Extend over several decades, painted watercolours in Hong Kong. 1942, September - Died at the age of 74. Buried in Kuboyama cemetery.
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