Hishigawa School

Works of the pupils of Ukiyo-e artist Moronobu (d. 1694), son of the famous brocade artist Hishigawa Kichizaemon. The style is characterized by the continuation of Moronobu's controlled, powerful brushstrokes and solid, dynamic figures.

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Hishigawa School
Hishikawa School
Hishikawa-school Dutch
Escuela de Hishigawa Spanish
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Refers to the works of the pupils of Ukiyo-e artist Moronobu (d. 1694), son of the famous brocade artist Hishigawa Kichizaemon. The style is characterized by the continuation of Moronobu's controlled, powerful brushstrokes and solid, dynamic figures.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300114373. The J. Paul Getty Trust.