||Late Meiji to Taisho period, ca1900/20's.
||Painting size: 14 x 46.
||Painting itself is of 3 "sumi" colors on light tan paper.
||Entire "kakejiku" (hanging scroll) is 19 x 75 3/4 overall.
||Light tanish paper (artwork) mounted on dark brown silk; wide, patterned brown silk
"ichimonji" brocade top/bottom; lacquered dark brown wooden end-pieced bottom roller.
||Good to Very Good.
(Few tiny spots (left and top left) to artwork; some scratching/wear to silk; soiling to bottom roller. Generally clean. Some wrinkling, but hangs nicely.)
||Attractively painted branch of persimmon fruit--nicely mounted as a hanging
scroll. A unique, truly one-of-a-kind artwork.