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