||"Boldly Roaring Tiger"
||Early-Showa period, ca1930's/1940's.
||Painting size: 19 5/8 x 51 3/4.
||Painting itself is black and grey "sumi" plus orange, pink, and "gofun" on light tan silk--exquisitely
||Entire "kakejiku" (hanging scroll) is 22 3/4 x 77 overall.
||Light tanish silk (artwork) mounted against cloud-patterned yellow-tan silk; silver flower-patterned tan
silk "ichimonji" brocade top/bottom;
tanish ceramic end-pieced bottom roller.
(Few tiny scattered spots.) Quite clean. Hangs very nicely.
||A beautifully hand-painted artwork, with very life-like depiction of tiger--nicely mounted as a hanging
scroll. Exceptional brushwork and grey "sumi"-shading to sky behind. A unique, truly one-of-a-kind
artwork. A LARGE piece.