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Hiroshi Furuyoshi

 (born 1959)
Hiroshi Furuyoshi is active/lives in Japan.  Hiroshi Furuyoshi is known for painting.

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Hiroshi Furuyoshi


Hiroshi Furuyoshi was born in Hiroshima in 1959 where his parents ran an antiques shop.  He spent his youth surrounded by all sorts of treasures and curiosities, which he naturally loved and unsurprisingly has always been drawn to depictions of curiosity cabinets.  Their representation in art was popularized in the first half of the 17th century by artists such as Frans Francken the Younger, Jan Breughel I and Rubens.

Furuyoshi is particularly interested in works from the Baroque and is intrigued by the exuberance and grandeur of the period.  Furuyoshi has used these sources to create his own unique style, a style so ultra-realistic that the viewer wants to reach out to touch the objects in the cabin  ...  Displaying 750 of 760 characters.



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About  Hiroshi Furuyoshi

Born:  1959
Known for:  painting