Kiku Japanese Chrysanth Flowers

[ Kiku Flowers ] Chrysanthemum
Reference Number SP-40114
" Kiku Flowers " Chrysanthemum
Painter Moriwaki Unkei (1858 - ?)

Unkei was born in Iruma county of Musashi Province (Now Saitama Prefecture) in 5th year of Ansei era.
His real given name is Komajiro.
He was a Samurai of Kawagoe Domain.
He studied painting under Koizumi Danzan.
Unkei was good at painting flowers & birds.

Signature & Seal Yes
Part of Painting Paper, 109 x 32 cm ( 43 x 12.6 inches )
Mounting Silk, 186 x 46 cm ( 73.2 x 18 inches )
Roller End Material Antler
Box No Box

We estimate this scroll was painted at the early part of the 20th century.
There are some small spots and folds on the painting part.
Several small tears at the right side of the mounting are recognized.
Although, the condition of this scroll is not bad.
Japanese Kiku flowers and leaves are drawn artistically.
This scroll looks nice.

Price $148
Japanese Kiku Flowers & Leaves
Signature & Seals of Moriwaki Unkei
Signature & Stamps
Red Kiku (chrysanth) Flowers
Yellow Kiku Flowers & Leaves
Japanese Kiku (chrysanthemum) Flowers
Roller End made from Antler
Roller End
Small Tears on the Mounting
Small Tears
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