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Hasegawa Gyokuhô (1822-1879)
Shijô
Pine shoot and turtles
Signed: Gyokuhô
Seals: Gyokuhô
Technique: sumi and some blue on silk 101 x 36,5
Mounting: blue gold damask and grey green danmask
ivory rollers, 204 x 51,5
Condition: stains, otherwise good

Gyokuhô is considered one of the last true Shijô painters. He was a pupil of Matsumura Keibun (1780-1843). In all respects a wonderful pupil, his kachôga is hard to distinguish from that of his teacher.

Reference:
Shiga 1976 (Gyokuhô & Gyokujun)
Roberts p. 35
Araki p. 415
Kyoto '98 p. 289 (# 8-10)

Availability: On Request