Hiroshima Museum of Art

KUMAGAI Morikazu

KUMAGAI Morikazu1880-1977

A Western-style painter in Japan. He was active in the Nika-kai and the Niki-kai, and late in life active only in one-man-shows to concentrate on painting, so called ‘a rishi in the painting world’. He painted naïve and magnificent works with clear lines and simple color squares.


1964 oil on board  24.0*33.2 cm



1971 oil on board  33.5*24.1 cm