Tamechika or Rametaku, Tameyasu; real name: Okada Tamechika, Given Name: Shinzo, Popular Name: Saburo, Priest Name: Shinrenbo Koa, Artist Names: Reizei, Matsudono
Japanese, 19th century, male.
Active in Kyoto.
Born 1823; died 1864.
Tamechika painted Buddhist subjects and figures. He first studied Kano style painting before switching to classic Yamato-e. He came under the influence of Ukita Ikkei. He was murdered by a wandering samurai in Tambaichi, Yamato....