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Fan design sample, dragonfly and grass, 44

Fan design sample print, Kneeling Nudes

Japanese Color Fan Design 

Dragon Fly and Grass, 44

by Yokoyama Taikan, c. 1912-1940

Fan design sample print, Kneeling Nudes

IHL Cat. #1750
Markings on Design

Yokoyama Taikan 横山大観,

Dimensions H x (W) x L: 9 x (5 3/4) x 19 in. [22.9 x (14.6) x 48.3 cm]

The Artist
Yokoyama Taikan (横山大観, November 2, 1868 – February 26, 1958) was the pseudonym of a major figure in pre-World War II Japanese painting. He is notable for helping create the Japanese painting technique of Nihonga. His real name was Sakai Hidemaro.