Kiriya (also seen as Kiritani and Kirigaya) Senrin 桐谷洗麟 [桐谷洗鱗] (1876/77-1932)
Sources: A Dictionary of Japanese Artists: Painting, Sculpture, Ceramics, Prints, Lacquer, Laurance P. Roberts, Weatherhill, 1976, p. 80; Woodblock Kuchi-e Prints: Reflections of Meiji Culture, Helen Merritt and Nanako Yamada, University of Hawaii Press, 2000, p. 203 and as footnoted.
Portrait of the artist
Sample Signatures and Seals
1 In The Media and Politics of Japanese Popular History: The Case of the Akō Gishi, Henry Smith calls this work, "the first historical novel to take on the Akō incident seriously."
Prints in Collection
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