Compiled by John Fiorillo
The selected biographies linked below are intended to serve only as introductory guides and are not meant to be definitive or complete. The works of R. Keyes and H. Lühl (see Bibliography) were most helpful in compiling the information. Definitions of specialized
terms used in the biographies may be found in the Glossary.
Note that many signatures shown on the linked pages are appended with the character ga ("drawn by" or "painted by"): 画