Japanese Nanga style painter.
Beika was born in Tosa Province (present Kochi Prefecture) in 1867.
His real given name was Naoki.
Beika is a pseudonym.
He studied painting under Nagusa Ippo and Kawamura Ukoku, and also studied
Shodo calligraphy under Cho Sanshu.
Beika belonged to the Nihon Nanga-Kai and participated in establishing
the Nihon Nanso-ga Kai in 1906.
Beika deceased in the 2nd year of the Taisho era (1913) at the age of 47.
Value = about US$ 10 thousand