Gyokushô: Minogame turtleGyokushô: Minogame turtle
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Kawabata Gyokushô (1842-1913)

An auspicious old minogame turtle carrying the typical long hairy tail of seaweed.

Signature: Gyokushô

Seal: Gyokushô, Shibun (?)

Date: C. 1900-1910

Size: Shikishiban, 23 x 23,5 cm (image size)

Excellent impression and colours. Old album mounting, a very faint stain below the seal, else excellent condition. A very rare print!

Illustrated in: Milne Henderson, Zeshin & Related Artists, London, n.d. (1978), No. 76