Kyôhô 16 (享保十六年)
Timeline of 1731
Other Events of 1731
- Ôgata Kenzan moves to Edo from Kyoto.
- Bird-and-flower painter Shen Nanpin, also known as Shen Quan, arrives in Nagasaki from China, along with two disciples, Zheng Pei and Gao Jun.
Births and Deaths
- Hotta Masayasu, daimyô of Ômimiyagawa and Yoshii han dies (b. 1655).
- Môri Yoshimoto, daimyô of Chôshû han, dies (b. 1677).
- Author Nishizawa Ippû dies (b. 1665).