Sakai Hoitsu

May 7, 2013

Sakai Hōitsu was a Japanese painter of the Rinpa school, known for having revived the style and popularity of Ogata Kōrin, and for having created a number of reproductions of Kōrin's work.

Featured image: Sakai Hōitsu - Cranes, 1982 (detail). Offset Lithograph. 40 × 30 × 1/10 in. 101.6 × 76.2 × 0.3 cm. This is a non-editioned multiple. Photo courtesy ArtWise