Ôshin: Colourful rooster
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Takahashi Ôshin (1855-1901)
A rooster and hen next to a brook, surrounded by blooming violets.
Publisher: Probably Daikoku-ya
Date: Around 1900
Size: Shikishiban, 23 x 23,5 cm
Excellent impression, still very good colours. Retains old album backing. Rarely seen.
Takahashi Ôshin was a pupil of Shibata Zeshin, renowned for his kachô-e (bird- and flower paintings) around 1900.