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Subject:Identification of artists
Posted By: George Sun, Dec 30, 2018 IP:

I would be grateful if someone can help me identify the names of the artists associated with the seals shown in the posted Link URL.

Link :Chinese calligraphy, paintings, and artwork

Subject:Re: Identification of artists
Posted By: I.Nagy Mon, Dec 31, 2018

2nd pic. (Calligraphy)
汝珍 - Ruzhen
Upper seal,
朱汝珍印 - Seal of Zhu Ruzhen
Lower (Leisure) seal,
甲辰榜眼 - Wood-Dragon Year (1904) Bangyan*
* Title conferred on the runner-up in the highest imperial examinations.

Zhu Ruzhen 朱汝珍 1870-1943
Native of Qingyuan, Guandong. Calligrapher in the late Qing Dynasty and early Republic era.
Participant of the final civil service examinations held in 1904 before the fall of the Qing Dynasty.
Moved to Hong Kong, in his latter half of his life worked as educator.
Collectors like to collect calligraphic works from scholars of the final examinations.

With regards,

Subject:Re: Identification of artists
Posted By: I.Nagy Tue, Jan 01, 2019

Picture 1 and 2 are Japanese,
Picture 1,
日東 - Nitto
日東 - Nitto

逸翁 - Itsuo
日東氏 - Master Nitto (Presumably, pseudonym)

Presumably, Ishikawa Itsuo 石川逸翁 1844-
Native of Toyama, Original name Kumatarō. Learned Southern painting (Nanga) at Tetsuoh (Priest) and Kinoshita Itsu`un in Nagasaki. In the beginning of Meiji went to China and for 3 years learned "Danqing" painting in Shanghai from Hu Gongshou, Zhang Zixiang etc.
Returnig to Japan lived in Ǒsaka.
That is all what I could find about him in literature.

With regards,

Subject:Re: Identification of artists
Posted By: George Wed, Jan 02, 2019

Dear Nagy - Thank you so much. If you can open the below URL, there are some calligraphy art that I would be grateful if you have knowledge.

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