Ohara Koson - Cat Catching a Mouse, c.1930, Ohara Koson (小原 古邨?, Kanazawa 1877 – Tokyo 1945) was a Japanese painter and printmaker of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, part of the shin-hanga ("new prints") movement.
"Iris" by Ohara Koson, c.1910http://www.pinterest.com/annebhd/flora/
Fireflies by Ohara Koson, 1934 (published by Watanabe Shozaburo)
Five Herons in Snow, 1927 by Ohara Koson Plus Plus
aleyma: Ohara Koson, A Sparrow on Hortensia, c.1920s (source).