||"Mountain Village Landscape"
||Edo period, ca1830's/1850's.
||Painting size: 12 7/8 x 45
||Painting itself is of multiple green pigments, gofun, other colors on
light tan silk.
||Entire "kakejiku" (hanging scroll) is 17 3/4 x 75 1/2 overall.
||Light tanish silk (artwork) mounted on patterned deep olive-green silk
surround; tan colored silk "ichimonji" brocade top/bottom;
bone end-pieced bottom roller.
(Painting is Nearly Excellent)
(Damages/wear upper, light stains bottom stains mounting; few scattered marks.
Diagonal scratch to painting.
Minimal wrinkling--hangs nicely.)
||A striking skillfully composed scroll painting of small mountain village with
multiple "carp banner" windsocks blowing in the wind, with taller mountains
seen above. A unique, truly one-of-a-kind artwork.
Stored inside original Japanese hand-made wooden box.