Japanese style painter from the Meiji era to Showa era.
Choko was born in Tokyo in 1890.
His real give name was Nakao.
Choko is a pseudonym.
He entered the Tokyo School of Fine Arts (Tokyo Bijutsu Gakko), though, he dropped out of the school.
He studied historical painting under Matsumoto Fuko.
Choko was accepted for the 3rd prize at the first Bunten Exhibition held in 1907.
After that, he flourished especially at the Bunten and Teiten Exhibitions.
He also flourished as an illustrator of newspapers.
He deceased in the 42nd year of the Showa era at the age of 78.
Highest Value = about US$ 11 thousand
There are some spots, stains and folds.
As a whole, the condition of this scroll is not so bad.
A Sansui landscape view is drawn artistically with Japanese brush.
Please note that this scroll is not authenticated by any appraiser.