Property from a Gentleman
Hanabusa and Maruyama Schools
Enjoying the Cool of the Evening
Hanging scroll, ink and color on silk; of a couple enjoying the evening cool under an arbor with flowering gourd vines and large pine near a rustic dwelling, bearing the signature Hokusoo Itcho ga (Hanabusa Itcho, 1652-1724) and seal shusenshan unsen sekimon; the tomobako with the title Yunoryo.
13 1/8 x 17 1/2in (33.7 x 44.8cm)
Hanging scroll, ink on paper; portraying the Chinese sage Taigongwang fishing from a cliff shaded by a solitary tree, bearing the signature Okyo (Maruyama Okyo, 1733-95) and seals Okyo no in and Chusen (foxed); the tomobako with the title Gen Chusen Taikobo [ ] cho.
37 3/8 x 11 1/4in (95 x 28.8cm)