Hanging scroll - Bone, Paper, Silk - Falconer scene, 2 samurai on a boat - Signed 'Hokkyō Genchōsai' 法橋眼蝶齋 - Japan - 19th century (Edo period)

Description
Hanging scroll - Bone, Paper, Silk - Falconer scene, 2 samurai on a boat - Signed 'Hokkyō Genchōsai' 法橋眼蝶齋 - Japan - 19th century (Edo period)
Good condition, see description

Hanging scroll - Bone, Paper, Silk - Falconer scene, 2 samurai on a boat - Signed 'Hokkyō Genchōsai' 法橋眼蝶齋 - Japan - 19th century (Edo period)

Signature: 法橋眼蝶齋 Hokkyō Genchōsai 'Hokkyō (法橋 Bridge of the Law) originally a Buddhist monastic rank, from the Edo period it was given to artists'

Handpainted on silk with a silk / brocade mounting

Size: H 84cm W 135cm (including roller ends)

Size painting: H 38cm W 64.5cm

Roller ends: bone

Weight: 510g

Good condition, stains on part of the painting, very small hole on the top of the mounting. With old age traces, see picture 16 for reference.

Will be send with Bpost with a track and trace number

Lot details
Object
Hanging scroll
Technique
Handpainted
Material
Bone, Paper, Silk
Period
19th century (Edo period)
Region/ Country of origin
Japan
Title of artwork
Falconer scene, 2 samurai on a boat - Signed 'Hokkyō Genchōsai' 法橋眼蝶齋
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
84×135×0 cm
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