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Furuichi Kinga (1805-1880)
Suzume - Sparrow
Signed: Kinga
Seals: Seiin gaku
Technique: sumi on paper 31.4 x 42.8
Mounting: green damask and beige silk
116 x 49.8
Condition: good

Kinga was born in Ohara Village, Bizen Kojima County (Kurashiki City, Okayama Prefecture). He went to Kyoto to become a student of Okamoto Toyohiko (1773-1845). At the beginning of the Tempo period early 1830s, he returned to his hometown, Ohara Village, Kojima County, Bizen (Kurashiki City, Okayama Prefecture), where he opened a painting school. He also was a waka poet.

Araki p.1075

Price: EUR 650 / USD 780