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58. Yamashita Chikusai (1885-1973)
Nihonga
Flock of crows
Signed: Chikusai
Seals: Chikusai gain
Technique: sumi on silk 110.2 x 41.2
Mounting: dark blue damask and beige silk
bone rollers, 200 x 55.5
Condition: very good

Chikusai was born in Kyoto. Aged fifteen he went to Yamamoto Shunkyo (1871-1933) where he became one of his pupuls. He showed at the 5th Bunten for the first time in 1911.

Reference:
Aburai p. 404
Araki p. 665


Price: EUR 1,000 / USD 1,150