Emosaku or Vemonsaku; real name: Yamada Emosaku
Japanese, 17th century, male.
Born in Nagasaki.
Painter. Religious subjects.
Yamada Emosaku was active at the beginning of the 17th century. He was a painter in the service of Lord Matsukura and probably studied western painting with a European missionary in Nagasaki. He was arrested by the shogunate after the famous Shimabara Uprising in ...