<- Back Home

click image to enlarge

Tanaka Nikka († 1845)
Autumn landscape
Signed: Nikka
Seals: Nikka
Technique: sumi and some colour on paper 109 x 29,2
Mounting: blue silver damask and brown silk
ivory rollers, 191 x 31
Box: inscribed
Condition: very good

Nikka was an early pupil of Toyohiko and he is considered one of his best. In spite of being a dedicated follower of his teacher's intimate style his paintings show a more personal and humorous touch.

Roberts p. 120
Araki p. 309
Kyoto '98 p. 283
Hillier '74 p. 291-299

Availability: On Request