<- Back Home


click image to enlarge

Nogiwa Saichô (1773-1849)
Nanga
Landscape with a cabin in the distance
Signed: Hakusetsu sanjin
Seals: Saichô (upside down)
Technique: sumi and touches of colour on paper 97 x 30
Date: On an autumn day in 1837
Mounting: brown spotted paper
164.5 x 40
Condition: a few restored holes at the top of the mouting, otherwise very good

Born in Kii Wakayama. Studied with Noro Kaiseki (1747-1828) and Kano painting. He became a painter in the service of the daimyô of Kishû.

Reference:
Roberts p. 136

Price: EUR 700 / USD 805