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Sekisen, Hattori (1864-1920)
Nihonga
Kyô miyage, Souvenirs from Kyoto - Set of 2 albums with 35 paintings
Signed: Sekisen
Seals: Sekisen
Technique: colours on paper 15,3 x 12,2
Date: In the late winter of 1903
Mounting: Blue bronze damask covers

Condition: restored wormage, otherwise very good

Vol. Jô Vol. Ka
1. Temple garden with pond and bridges 1. Rural garden
2. Temple on an island in the Kamo river 2. Villa garden
3. Temple ground with torii 3. Bridge over the Horin .. river
4. Temple passage in autumn 4. Tourists
5. Girls carrying tea? 5. Gorge
6. Night scene, street view 6. Hozugawa river
7. Temple entrance Yôkamo .. 7. PIcking tea
8. Myôshin-ji 8. Ujihashi bridge
9. Buddhist toys 9. Summer view on Sotsumokuin
10. Daimonji Gozan Okuribi 10. Gate
11. Kitano temple 11. Going out to play go
12. Gion matsuri 12. Ox festival, Ushi matsuri
13. Playing billiards 13. Taihô mountain () in the snow
14. Mooring a ship 14. Fishing
15. Blossoming plum at .. 15. Izumiya shrine
16. Blossoming plum along the river 16. Winter landscape
17. Yoshitsune 17. Biwa player
18. Headmassage and sake
19. Colophon

Meiji 36 nen kagefuyujitsu (on a late winters day) ..
明治三十六年晩冬日 。。。兄清唯石仙

Sekisen was born in Nagoya, son of the painter Hattori Unsen (b. 1831). He also studied with Okamura Sekiran (1834-1895) and Kishi Chikudô (1826-1897).

Reference:
Roberts p. 141
Araki p. 489

Price: EUR 1,250 / USD 1,487