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Sakamoto Kôjô (1875-1969)
Zenga
Ai - Love
Signed: Kôjô hachijûsan ô (83)
Seals: Hôrai zan’in chôin, Jinshaju (tp)
Technique: sumi on paper 60,2 x 29,5
Date: 1957
Mounting: pink crushed aper end beige paper
seikaji rollers, 143 x 38,6
Condition: light foxing, otherwise good

愛, Ai - Love

Kôjô was the 38th generation abbot of the Kiyoshi Kôjin Seichô-ji and founder of the Tomioka Tessai Museum in Takarazuka in Hyôgô Province. Since 1918 Kôjô had assembled a huge collection of the work of Tomioka Tessai (1836-1924) and during the 1960s he organized many important international exhibitions of Tessai’s work.

Reference:
Moog p. 272

Availability: On Request