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Sano Gofû (1886-1974)
Shiki Fuji - Mount Fuji in the (four) seasons - Five depictions of Mount Fuji and five flowers
Signed: Gofû sha
Seals: Fumeishi
Technique: colours on paper 27.8 x 325
Mounting: green damask brocade
lacquered rollers,
Box: signed
Condition: fine

Gofû was born in Kyoto. He graduated at the Kyoto Municipal School of Arts and Crafts and painted in the Maruyama Shijô-style. In 1930 Gofû won a first prize at the Teiten. He was considered a master of bird, flower and landscape painting.