The eldest son of Nakabayashi Chikuto.
At first, Chikukei studied painting under his father, later, he became best disciple of Yamamoto Baiitsu.
He brought the Western painting methods into his painting style.
Value = US$ 100 thousand
The scroll is a little foxed overall as it was drawn years ago.
There are spots, stains and folds.
As a whole, the condition of this scroll is so-so.
Red leaves and a locust cricket are drawn simply and artistically.
Please note that this scroll is not authenticated by any appraiser.