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33. Mori Ippô (1798-1871)
Waterfall with snow-covered pines
Signed: Ippô
Seals: Mori Keishi in
Technique: sumi on paper, 127.7 x 28.8
Mounting: grey decorated brocade
196 x 41.2
Condition: lightly soiled, otherwise good

Ippô, an outstanding member of the third generation Maruyama-Shijô painters, lived in Osaka. He studied under Mori Tetsuzan (1775-1841), who later adopted him. About 1850, he executed some of the paintings for fusuma, sliding doors, of the imperial palace.

Roberts p. 55
Araki p. 24
Hillier p. 264
Itsuo 48-52
Kansai # 236 ff