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'Carps under Flowers' - Large, very detailed scroll painting on cloth (214,5cm) - sealed and signed - Japan - ca. 1920

Lot reference 18417009

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Good condition, signs of aging. No damage or repairs. See description and photos.

Magnificent detailed handpainted scroll painting featuring two carps swimming under a beautiful flowering plant

Japan, ca. 1920.
A large outstanding painting on cloth
The roller ends are made of bone
Signed and sealed.

Dimensions: (width x height)
Total dimensions: approx. 56 x 214,5 cm (excl. roller ends)
Painting dimensions: approx. 41 x 122 cm

Good condition for its age as depicted (some stain).

Carps symbolic in Buddhism is to represent courage. Today the fish are considered to be symbolic of advancement materially and spiritually.

Will be carefully packaged and sent by registered mail.

Nl Asianantique  

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Member since: October 3, 2015
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    cyberbep May 11, 2018

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    mri April 19, 2018

  • superbe pièce, excellent emballage, envoi très rapide

    user-f510f88 April 16, 2018

  • nice botttle,good description, good packaging

    user-f510f88 April 9, 2018

  • Beautifully wrapped and arrived quick. Thank you so much.

    Musicsnacker April 7, 2018

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