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Mori Ippô (1798-1872)
Spring at Yoshino
Signed: Ippô
Seals: Mori Keishi in
Technique: sumi and colours on paper 133.2 x 48.3
Mounting: bronze green brocade
black wooden rollers, 196 x 60.4
Condition: good

Ippô, an outstanding member of the third generation Maruyama-Shijô painters, lived in Osaka. He studied under Mori Tetsuzan (1775-1841), who later adopted him. About 1850, he executed some of the paintings for fusuma, sliding doors, of the imperial palace.

Roberts p. 55
Araki p. 24
Hillier p. 264 (# 204-207)
Itsuo 48-52
Kansai # 236 ff

Price: EUR 600 / USD 678