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Nomura Bunkyo (1854-1911)
Shijô
Cold landscape
Signed: Bunkyo
Seals: Un’en Shihô
Technique: sumi on silk 106.3 x 40
Mounting: light brown Chinese damask
170 x 53.2
Condition: very good

Nomura Bunkyo was born in Kyoto. He studied painting with Umekawa Tôkyo (1828-1869) and later under Shiokawa Bunrin (1801-1877) and Mori Kansai (1814-1894). In 1880 Bunkyo taught at the Kyoto Prefectural School of Painting and moved to Tokyo in 1889. He was a prizewinner at the first Bunten and became a juror for several subsequent shows.

Reference:
Roberts p. 122
Araki p. 232


Price: EUR 800 / USD 880