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Artist:Kishi Chikudo (1826-1897)
Description: Painting on silk showing three monkeys and a chestnut tree
Signed:Signed: Chikudo Kishi Shoroku Seal: Chikudo
Size:50 x 110.5 cm (63 x 90.5 cm)
Condition:Very good general condition
Price:€ 1400
Reference:Pupil of Kano Eigaku (1790-1867) and Kishi Renzan (1805-1859). Painted in 1854 for the Imperial palace. Particularly specialized in painting tigers.In his life Chikudo, Mori Kansai (1814-1894) and Kono Bairei (1844-1895) were regarded as the three great painters of Kyoto.