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The Japanese "demon of painting" who invented manga in 1874

The Japanese "demon of painting" who invented manga in 1874

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(CNN) — For years, all of Kawanabe Kyōsai's prints and paintings bore the same inscription: Shōjō Kyōsai. The second word, which roughly translates to "crazy studio," is the name he chose for himself right around the time he was becoming famous throughout Japan. The first, meaning "drunk," is a …

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