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Rare Japanese Antique 12 Panel Painting Album

Rare Japanese Antique 12 Panel Painting Album

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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Japanese: Paintings: Pre 1900: Item # 1400879
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5757 Horton Street
Emeryville, CA 94608

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Antique Japanese album with 12 pages of paintings depicting one large scene of rural life. A woman with a child carries lunch to workers in rice paddies. A man and ox plow a field of grain. Two men chat as they peddle an irrigation apparatus while a child looks on. At a mill, men sift and grind grain. Many other charming vignettes, including a man with a monkey. Painted in mineral pigments and sumi ink on paper with gold leaf and square flecks. Bound in silk with dragons. Signed by the artist.

Edo Period

Total size unfolded: 14" high x 115 1/2" long