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50A Shimizu Kôshô (1911-1999)
Zenga
Ju - Congratulations
Signed: Bettô Kôshô
Seals: Tôdai bettô, Kôshô , (.. ..) (top)
Technique: sumi on paper 117 x 30,5
Date: possibly 1973
Mounting: blue and ochre damask
dark wooden rollers, 190 x 45,3
Box: inscribed
Condition: lightly foxed, otherwise fine

A ‘reproduction’, possibly a souvenir meant as a fundraiser for the restoration of the Buddha Hall of the Tödai-ji.

Box inscription: 東大寺大仏殿昭和大修理記念 寿 清水公照「印」大佛奉賛會印
Tôdaiji daibutsuden Shôwa daishûri kinen “Ju” Shimizu Kôshô [seal:] Daibutsu Hôsan Kaiin
“[At the occasion of the] Shôwa Commemoration of the important restoration of the Great Buddha Hall of the Tôdaiji [which started in 1891 and was completed in 1913]”

together with (preceding) 50. Kôshô

Availability:
SOLD