Scroll Painting: "Winter Fuji"

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Artist Unidentified/unread
Title "Winter Fuji" (given name)
Date Early-Showa period, ca1930/40's.
Image Size Painting size: 16 1/4 x 44.
Technique Painting itself is black and grey "sumi-inks" on silk.
Mounting Size Entire "kakejiku" (hanging scroll) is 21 x 75 1/2 overall.
Mounting Details Light tanish silk (artwork) mounted on patterned brown silk; lighter tan silk used top and bottom; gold-patterned silk "ichimonji" brocade top/bottom; gold silk brocade hanging "futai" at top; BONE end-pieced bottom roller.
Condition Nearly Excellent.
(Three tiny spots--otherwise flawless. Quite clean. Nearly wrinkle-free, hangs nicely.)
Comments An attractive "sumi-e" wintertime painting of Mt. Fuji--nicely mounted as a hanging scroll. A unique, truly one-of-a-kind artwork.
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Item # BG-522
Price $675 (Sold)