|Fukuda Hankô (1804-1864)|
AnglerSigned: Hankô sei sha
Seals: Fukuda Kitsu in, Kitsujin ..
Technique: sumi and some colours on paper 40 x 58
Date: Spring 1852
Mounting: dark blue damask
bone rollers, 125, 5 x 69
Condition: creased, an old restauration and lightly soiled, otherwise good
Hankô was born in Mitsuke. He went to Edo to study under Watanabe Kazan (1793-1841). With Tsubaki Chinzan (1801-54) they became his best pupils. Chinzan was specialized in kachôga, flower and bird pictures, and Hankô in painting landscapes.
Roberts p. 38
Araki p. 499