Sadao Watanabe born in Tokyo in 1913 Japanese artist and printmaker, one of the most prolific and surprising Christian Japanese illustrator of the 20th century, whose exuberant and bizarre fantasy created vast Gospel scenes widely emulated by Japanese style. Shiko Munakata talks about this artist as follows: “The enormousness of the vast and unequaled religious work created from the scholarship and philosophies that Sadao Watanabe grasps in this rare and unique work is more than just stated here.”