Goddess of Mercy on Dragon

[ Kannon Goddess on Dragon ] Drawn in 1934
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" Kannon Goddess on Dragon " Drawn in 1934
Takahara Gashu (1882 - 1939)

Gashu was born in Tokushima city of Tokushima Prefecture in 1882.
He studied the Shijo style painting under Fukai Hoshu and also studied the Kano style under Kano Eicho.
Later, Gashu has tripped around Kyoto and Osaka for further study for over 20 years.
In the meantime, he became acquaintances with Hashimoto Gaho and others.
In the Taisho era, Gashu was accepted for the National Exhibition.
We can find humors in his works.
Gashu deceased in the 14th year of the Showa era (1939).

Signature & Seal
Part of Painting
Silk, 113.5 x 36 cm ( 44.7 x 14.2 inches )
Silk, 187 x 52 cm ( 73.6 x 20.5 inches )
Roller End Material
Wood Box

This scroll was drawn in March of 1934.
There are some spots and stains on the drawing part.
The mounting is slightly curly.
Although, the condition of this scroll is not so bad.
The Kannon (Guanyin, Goddess of Mercy) on a dragon was drawn well by Takahara Gashu.

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Guanyin on Dragon
Rakkan Signature & Seals of Takahara Gashu
Signature & Stamps
Kannon (Kwannon, Guanyin, QuanYin)
Ryu (Dragon)
Roller End made of Wood
Roller End
In Kakemono Wooden Box
In Wooden Box
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