Shôtei: Kinugasa Kannon
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Takahashi Shôtei (Hiroaki) (1871-1945)

An aged couple on their way to the gate of a temple district with a high pagoda. In the background a cedar forest in the early evening mist.

Title: Kinugasa Kannon (The Kannon i.e. the goddess of mercy of Kinugasa)

Seal: Hiroaki

Publisher: Watanabe, Tokyo

Date: c. 1924-27

Size: Vertical Chûban, 24.3 x 16,6 cm (image)

Excellent impression, colours and condition.Verso in bottom margin a small stamp "Made in Japan"

Ill. in Shimizu, Syotei (Hiroaki) Takahashi. Folk Museum of Ota City, 2005, p. 43, No. 122. No. C-21.

€ 450,-