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Miyazaki Inpo

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  • Born: 1717
  • Died: 1774
  • Other Names: 宮奇 (Miya Ki)
  • Japanese: 宮崎 筠圃 (Miyazaki Inpo)

Miyazaki Inpo was a Confucian scholar and painter originally from Owari province, who spent much of his later life in Kyoto, moving there at some point with his parents.

Miyazaki contributed a Postscript to the 1768 Gishi gakufu, a significant compilation of music in the style of the Ming Dynasty.

References

  • Britten Dean, “Mr. Gi’s Music Book: An Annotated Translation of Gi Shimei’s Gi-shi gakufu,” Monumenta Nipponica 37:3 (1982), 320.
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