Hanging scroll - Silk - 'Bijin with ox under a blossoming tree' - With signature 'Katsukawa Shunsei' 勝川春清 - Japan - Meiji period (1868-1912)
Handpainted scroll painting of a beautiful elegant bijin with ox under a blossoming tree
Japan, early 20th century.
Roller ends made of bone
A detailed painting on paper
Signed and sealed
Fair condition, age wear (stain and wrinkles) as depicted
Dimensions: (width x height)
Total dimensions: approx. 62 x 175 cm (excl roller ends)
Painting dimensions: approx. 54,5 x 95 cm
Bijin (美人) is a Japanese term which literally means "a beautiful person". However, in practice this term means "beautiful woman" because of kanji character bi (美) which has a feminine connotation.
Will be carefully packaged and sent by registered mail.
- Hanging scroll
- Meiji period (1868-1912)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Title of artwork
- 'Bijin with ox under a blossoming tree' - With signature 'Katsukawa Shunsei' 勝川春清
- Fair condition, see description
- 175×62×3 cm