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33. Mori Ippô (1798-1871)
Shijô
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.

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

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