Seiko Okuhara, Blue Bird on a Branch, Kacho-ga


Artist: Seiko Okuhara (1837-1913)
Title: Blue Bird on a Branch
Date: early 20th century
Size: 22.8 x 23.6 cm

Original Japanese woodblock print.

Seiko Okuhara

Seiko Okuhara was a Literati artist in Japan in the late 1800s. She became a leading artist in Japan founding an art school and displaying her art throughout the country. In 1891, at the age of fifty-five, Seiko decided to retire to a country village. The paintings created by Seiko following her retirement are highly regarded and considered to be some of her finest work.

More Information
Print FormatShikishiban
ArtistSeiko Okuhara
SubjectAnimal & Birds, Flowers & Botanical
Dimensions22.8 x 23.6 cm
Condition ReportSome creases and spots, small tear in the bottom left corner, light discolouration from the previous mounting.