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Murase Taiitsu (1803-1881)
Nanga / Bunjin
Turtles
Signed: Taiitsu Rôjin heidai
Seals: Taiitsu Rôjin sanzetsu & Hakusetsu
Technique: sumi on paper 110,3 x 32,6
Mounting: orange paper
wooden rollers, 172 x 45,7
Box: inscribed
Condition: Original mounting. Very good

尾頭兼手足
六躰欲完然
觸物團乎嘿
知君長有年

Turtles
Tail and head, arms and legs:
The body strives to be complete.
Touching these animals makes us laugh,
They let us know our years will be many.
(HK)
Comp. Berry, unexplored avenues, 2001 p. 177 (# 86)

Availability: On Request