Four Houses

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These are the main four houses (four go schools) in Japan during the Edo Period:

There were three minor houses too:

The organisation of the four houses of go in the Edo period conforms quite closely to the iemoto system that is found across the whole range of Japanese traditional arts at that time (and with some modification into the Meiji era and later).

Four Houses last edited by on July 3, 2014 - 17:32
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