Kaiho School

Work of a family of painters, started by Kaiho Yusho, that lasted for seven generations until the end of the Edo period (1600-1868). Yusho's style was highly individualized and dramatic, typically wall screens.

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7901
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Kaiho School
Kaiho-school Dutch
Escuela Kaiho Spanish

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Refers to the work of a family of painters, started by Kaiho Yusho, that lasted for seven generations until the end of the Edo period (1600-1868). Yusho's style was highly individualized and dramatic, typically wall screens.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300018652. The J. Paul Getty Trust.