Title"Takasago " A Happy Elderly Couple 3-Scroll Set
Signature & SealYes
Part of PaintingSide Scrolls = Silk, 119 x 20cm ( 46.8 x 7.8 inch )
Main Scroll = Silk, 119 x 41 cm ( 46.8 x 16 inch )
MountingSide Scrolls = Silk, 174 x 24 cm ( 68.5 x 9.4 inch )
Main Scroll = Silk, 174 x 54 cm ( 68.5 x 21 inch )
Roller End MaterialWood
BoxTomobako Original Wooden Boxes & Tatou Paper Boxes
This is a set of three scrolls.
Takasago is one of the popular painting subjects in Japan.
A happy elderly couple is smiling each other.
There are cranes, turtles (tortoises), the sun, plum & pine trees.
All these things are the symbols of happiness.
So, Takasago scroll is hung on in hope of happy life.