This is an antique Japanese signed painting of a pair of tigers in a bamboo grove. It is signed by the well known Japanese artist Gyokuhou Horie (born in 1917) known to be an expert tiger painter. The painting is matted in silk. The tiger is one of the 12 Japanese zodiac animals. This painting is 35 1/2″ wide by 11 1/2″ tall (89 x 29 cm), having been carefully stored for nearly 100 years, it remains in very good condition. The is frame made of Zelkova wood (keyaki) with radius corners measuring approximately 49″ wide by 17 1/4″ tall (123 x 43.5 cm). Ll love it, I guarantee it. Sailerking and the Shogun’s Gallery have been in the Japanese antique business for over 38 years, and highly value our customers. Satisfaction Guarantee: All items are carefully described and photographed. Most items listed are antiques, and as such may have an expected amount of wear from normal use. We do not sell items with major flaws without mentioning it in the listing. See photos and descriptions for condition. The item “ANTIQUE JAPANESE SHOWA ERA SIGNED FRAMED PAINTING OF TWO TIGERS WITH BAMBOO” is in sale since Sunday, November 3, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Paintings & Scrolls”. The seller is “sailerking” and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1900-1940
- Original/Reproduction: Vintage Original