Japanese Art:Paintings


Japanese Taisho Showa Silk Scroll Painting Takehara Chofu Signed Ducks
item#: 1423836
price: $250.00
Japanese scrolled painting on silk by Takehara Chofu (1897-1947) depicting a pair of ducks. Signed in black ink at the lower right and with the artist's red seal. Mounted in golden silk brocade and with attractive lacquered scroll ends. Takehara Chofu was active in the 1920s to 1940s (late Taisho to Showa period). Scroll: 22 5/8" vertical x 22" wide (excluding scroll ends). The painting measures about 13" x 16." Very good overall condition with minor soiling. There are some faint fine marks in lower section that might be pencil marks (see enlargements). This artist is included in the collection of the National Museum of Modern Art in Tokyo.

Japanese Taisho Showa Silk Scroll Painting Takehara Chofu Signed Ducks
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