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Tatewaki Taizan (1886-1970)
Modern Nihonga
Sparrow and plum blossom
Signed: Taizan
Seals: Taizan gashĂ»
Technique: colours on silk 40,8 x 37
Mounting: bronze silver damask and blue crushed paper
rollers, 130 x 40
Condition: very good

Taizan was born in Fukui ken. He moved to Kyoto where he graduated from Kyoto Municipal School of Arts and Crafts in 1904. He then studied with Takeuchi SeihĂ´ (1864-1942). From 1917 onwards he showed and won prizes at the Bunten and the Teiten.

Aburai p. 240
Araki p. 1602