Japanese scroll illustrating scenes of fidelity and longgevity. Pair of Cranes and Turtles, the Pine/Bamboo/Plum motifs. 41 1/2" x 23 1/2". Ink and color pigment on paper, mounted on silk brocade. Condition, very good (creasing and cracks lower left) see detail photo. Rollers missing.
Late Edo - Early Meiji period. Set of 3 Japanese scrolls of Gods of Good Fortune: Daikoku, Ebisu, and Jurojin. Color on Silk, mounted on silk. One missing rollers. Wormholes in mounts and upper 1/4 of paintings. Otherwise fair condition. Signed Hanabuso Icho (without verification) could be period copy.
Late Edo - Early Meiji per. Signed and sealed Tosa Mitzuzane (180-1852) Late Tosa School. Sumi-e ink on paper, mounted on paper mount with silk brocade details. Bone rollers 45" x 18 1/4" mount, 10 1/2" x 17" image, overall very good condition.
Meiji - Taisho period, Modern School Landscape Signed and sealed Hirai Baisen (1889-1969) Japanese Scroll Painting. Color pigment and ink on paper mounted on paper, bamboo rollers, 49" x 22" mount, 14 1/2" x 16 1/2" image. (some foxing, small rust stain otherwise excellent condition)
Japanese scroll of Kanon. Sumi-e on silk with raw silk mount, boxwood roller, Brocade details. Minor creases otherwise exc. cond. Signed and sealed Sengai (maybe school of Sengai?) 18 1/2" x 63" mount, 36" x 14" image. No box.
Early Meiji period Japanese hanging scroll for Tea Ceremony. Sumi-e ink on paper, mounted, boxwood rollers. 48" x 9 1/4" mount, 11" x 8" image. Some wear on mount. Signed, unsealed, unscribed. with box (no lid).
Early to Mid Meiji, Japanese genre painting of a Chinese woman. To Bi jin. Signed, sealed: Tani Itsumine (unknown artist) Color on silk mounted on silk brocade and demask. Overall good condition, exception lower 1/4 crease and some wear in mount. 74" x 21" mount, 39" x 16" image. bone rollers. (see another genre example in the Freer Galery DC.)