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Okutani Shûseki (1871-1936)
Nihonga
Waterfall
Signed: Shûseki
Seals: Shûseki
Technique: sumi and green on paper 128.5 x 29.3
Mounting: green brocade and light brown silk
black lacquered rollers, 201 x 31.6
Condition: very good

Shûsekiwas born in Osaka and lived in Kyoto. He studied with Mori Kansai (1814-1894). At the Young Painters Association under the guidance of Hashimoto Gahô (1835-1908) and Kawabata Gyokushô (1842-1913) he was praised for his paintings, and after 1911, he won prizes at numerous exhibitions and he started his own school.

Reference:
Araki p. 1315
Aburai p. 89

Availability: On Request