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28.3 Hirano Kosô (1881-1935)
Nihonga
Hiking
Signed: Kosô
Seals: .. toku, So ..
Technique: colours on silk 32.1 x 23.8
Mounting: decorated gold brocade and beige silk
dark wooden rollers, 122 x 35
Condition: a few stains at the bottom of the mounting, otherwise very good

Kosô was born in Takeda Ôita prefecture. He worked in Kyoto where he studied Nanga painting with Tachika Chikuson (1864-1922), a pupil of Tanomuara Chokunyû (1814-1907). He died in Nagano.

Reference:
Araki p. 494

Availability: On Request