Wada Sanzo "Newspaper Photographers"
Medium Woodblock Print
Photo Date 1939
Dimensions 11.25 x 15 in. (286 x 381 mm)
Photo Country Japan
Photographer Country Japan
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About This Image
Shows two newspaper cameramen photographing two military officials. Markings: Sanzo with two red seals, center right.
From the series "The Occupations of Showa Japan in Pictures, series 1."
The original pre-war edition was published by Kyoto Hanga-in (1939). This is a later print.
Sanzo Wada (1883-1967) graduated from the Western-style painting division of Tokyo School of Fine Arts. Studied in Europe 1907-1915; traveled to India and Burma. Appointed Member Imperial Arts Academy in 1927 and taught at Tokyo School of Fine arts from 1927. He was an accomplished artist, and later won an Academy Award in 1954 for best costume design for the film "Jigukumon."
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