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Hayashi Buntô (1882-1966)
Shôrai - Rustling of the wind through the pines. (Waterfall landscape)
Signed: Buntô ga
Seals: Buntô
Technique: sumi on silk 113,7 x 35,7
Date: early autumn of 1910
Mounting: purple damask and sandcoloured silk
ceramic rollers, 191,5 x 48,3
Box: signed
Condition: very good

Buntô studied with Maekawa Bunrei (1837-1917 and Yamamoto Shunkyo (1871-1933) and although he travelled to China several times he was a purely Japanese painter in the Maruyama-shijô manner. Quite soon he was regognized and he joined the Garin in 1903 and showed at the Bunten. Later his style became related to haiga.

Aburaip. 314
Araki p. 229

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