Cat Catching a Mouse by OHARA Koson, 1930, Japan

Ohara Koson - Cat Catching a Mouse, Ohara Koson (小原 古邨?, Kanazawa 1877 – Tokyo was a Japanese painter and printmaker of the late and early centuries, part of the shin-hanga ("new prints") movement.

Five Herons in Snow, 1927 by Ohara Koson

Ohara Koson

Five herons in the snow, 1927 Ohara Koson or Shoson was a specialist of kacho-e (birds-and-flowers prints).

hanga gallery . . . torii gallery: Flowering Lotus by Ohara Koson

KOSON Japanese Woodblock Print FLOWERING LOTUS 1930s HOSON

Fireflies by Ohara Koson, 1934 (published by Watanabe Shozaburo)

Fireflies by Ohara Koson, 1934 (published by Watanabe Shozaburo).I have a fascination with fireflies.

Ohara Koson (Japanese), The Fox Dance, woodblock print, c. 1910.

Think my boo would happily hang this in the house. Kitsune: mythological Japanese trickster fox, a Shinto kami spirit

Cherry blossom with birds - Koson Ohara -

Asian art Japanese Three White Mice - Ohara Koson ( I hear the song 3 blind mice in my head)

hanga gallery . . . torii gallery: Owl in Flight by Ohara Koson

1926 ~ "Owl in Flight" by Ohara Koson Japanese Painter & Printmaker .