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31. Kait├┤ Unrin (1847-1919)
Shij├┤
Setting sun and sails
Signed: Unrin shin
Seals: Unrin gain
Technique: sumi on paper 27.5 x 57.2
Date: Mid autumn 1872
Mounting: brown gold brocade and azure silk
wooden rollers, 139 x 60.4
Condition: very good

Unrin was born in Hida Takayama as the son of the Nanga painter Koishi Sekirin (act. 1850s). He studied with his father and with Shiokawa Bunrin (1801-1877). He was a prize winner at the Bunten and joined other exhibitions.

Reference:
Araki p. 1989
Aburai p. 102

Price: EUR 800 / USD 920