Settei Tsukioka was a Japanese ukiyo-e artist born in Ōmi Province. Settei studied painting in Osaka with Keiho Takada in the style of the Kanō. He was strongly influenced by the work of the ukiyo-e artist Sukenobu Nishikawa. By 1762, Settei had produced over fifty illustrated books. From then onwards he started painting hanging scrolls of beauties, which he best known for.
When I judge art, I take my painting and put it next to a God made object like a tree or flower. If it clashes, it is not art - Paul Cezanne