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49. Kawamura Manshû (1880-1942)
Japanese
Ise temple
Signed: Manshû hitsu
Seals: Bushô-an shû
Technique: sumi and gold on paper 26,5 x 23,6
Mounting: green silk
ivory rollers, 125,5 x 38,4
Condition: Very good

Manshû was born in Kyoto, and studied with Yamamoto Shunkyo (1871-1933). His work was shown at the Bunten, and he was a regular adjudicator at the Teiten. Manshû was a delicate painter. Although he is not so well known at present, he was quite famous in his own time.

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

Availability: On Request