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  • Incense Container, Iga ware, Raccoon
    Incense Container
    Item Number : 22115

    Incense Container, Iga ware, Raccoon

    Biography
    Description
    • dimensions:h6 w5 d5
    • with double wooden storage box

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  • Beauty
    Hanging scroll
    Item Number : 21132

    Nishimura Dachu

    Beauty

    Biography Nishimura Dachu (1896-?)was a Japanese painter born in Kyoto .studied painting under Okamoto Taiko after that studied Takeuchi Seiho.
    Description
    • color on silk with silk mounting
    • dimensions: 125×35 cm (artwork), 198×48cm(overall)
    • minor foxing on silk and minor crease on silk and in the mounting
    • with wooden storage box signed by the artist

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  • Waka - Japanese Poem
    Hanging scroll
    Item Number : 21005

    Mori Takachika

    Waka - Japanese Poem

    Biography Mori Takachika(1819-1871)
    Description
    • ink/gold dust on paper with silk mounting
    • dimensions: 43×56cm(artwork), 128×64cm(overall) 
    • minor bookworm on both artwork and futai part of mounting
    • with wooden storage box

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  • Lotus Leaf with Inscription
    Hanging scroll
    Item Number : 19040

    Abe Tadaaki, Kogetsu Sogen

    Lotus Leaf with Inscription

    Biography Abe Tadaaki(1602-1675) was a feudal lord of Oshi domain born in Musashi as the second son of Abe Tadayoshi. Served to Tokugawa Iemitsu and Ietsuna as roju(senior councilor)

    Kogetsu Sogan (1574-1643) was a Japanese Rinzai monk born in Izumi-Sakai (present Sakai, Osaka). Successor of Shunoku Soen. The 156th head priest of Daitokuji. Excelled at tea ceremony, Japanese poem and calligraphy.
    Description
    • Artwork by Abe Tadaaki / Inscription by Kogetsu Sogen
    • ink on paper with silk mounting
    • dimensions: 79×29 cm (artwork), 159×30 cm(overall)
    • with double wooden storage box

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  • Calligraphy
    Hanging scroll
    Item Number : 15034

    Rai Sanyo

    Calligraphy

    Biography Rai Sanyo (1780-1832) was a Confucian scholar, born in Aki Province. Studied under Bido Jishu and Kan Sazan. Left Hiroshima Domain; established and lived in the Residence of Sanshisuimei-sho in Kyoto. Written works include "Nihon Gaishi" (Unofficial History of Japan). His three sons were also well-known Confucian scholars.

    Rai Kiyoshi(1857-1929) was a Confucian scholar, born in Kyoto. Eldest son of Rai Sanyo's second son, Rai Shiho.
    Description
    • ink on paper with silk mounting
    • dimensions: 134×29cm(artwork), 210×39cm(overall)
    • foxing in paper
    • with certificate by Rai Kiyoshi
    • with double wooden storage box signed by Rai Kiyoshi

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