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Katen real name: Shiko Mikuma, Nickname: Kaido, Shukei, Pseudonym: Katen, Kaidolocked

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Japanese, 18th century, male.

Born 1730, in Kyoto; died 1794.

Painter. Landscapes, flowers.

Katen belonged to the realist school of Nagasaki and mainly painted cherry trees in bloom. He seems also to have painted a portrait sold at auction in London.

London, 13 Nov 1989...

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