Scroll Painting: "Gorge Landscape"

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Artist Unidentified/unread
Title "Gorge Landscape" (given name)
Date Late-Meiji period, ca1890-1910.
Image Size Painting size: 16 x 46 1/4.
Technique Painting itself is colored inks on silk.
Mounting Size Entire "kakejiku" (hanging scroll) is 20 1/2 x 72 1/2 overall.
Mounting Details Yellow-gold silk (artwork) mounted against "cloud-patterned" green-gold silk; narrow silk silver-gold "ichimonji" brocade top/bottom; BONE end-pieced bottom roller.
Condition Very Good++. Two small stains in artwork, few minor stains on scrollwork's silk. Overall, very light wear and minor flaws.
Comments An attractive painting of a rocky gorge setting, with sailboat and small village below--nicely mounted as a hanging scroll. A unique, true one-of-a-kind artwork.
Item # BG-242
Price $425 (Reserved)