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Tanaka Saichirô (1900-1967)
Signed: Saichirô
Seals: unread Mei
Technique: sumi on paper 30 x 50
Mounting: blue gold damask and beige silk
132.5 x 64.7
Box: inscribed
Condition: futai missing, otherwise, very good

Saichirô was born in Kyoto and graduated from the Kyoto Municipal Painting College (now Kyoto City University of Art).
He was a Western style painter in the Showa era associated with Irie Hako (1887-1948) and with the yôga (oil painting) painter Sôtarô Yasui (1888-1955). He won his first first prize in 1940

Price: EUR 1,200 / USD 1,368