Takamura, Koun or Ko Oun given name: Nakajima Kozo
Japanese, 19th – 20th century, male.
Born 19 March 1852, in Edo (Tokyo); died 10 October 1934, in Tokyo.
Sculptor. Buddhist subjects. Wood carving, bronze and metalwork.
Takamura Koun exhibited in Paris including at the 1900 Exposition Universelle, where he received a bronze medal. He sought to preserve the art of traditional Japanese wood carving....