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63. Kawamura Manshû (1880-1942)
Nihonga/Kyôyaki
Chawan, tea bowl: Shigure - A shower of rain in late autumn
Signed: Manshû saku
Seals:
Technique: incised brown and grey Kyôyaki, glazed on the inside Ø 12.6 x 8.5
Box: signed
Condition: fine

Manshû was born in Kyoto. He studied with Yamamoto Shunkyo (# 62). He exhibited at the Bunten and was a member of the jury at the Teiten. Manshû was a delicate painter, less known now but still one of the better-known painters from the early 20th century in Kyoto.

Reference:
Roberts p. 73
Aburai p. 139
Araki p. 1948

Availability: On Request