This is an antique Japanese Edo Period painting on silk. It is framed and there is kinpaku, gold leaf paper around. It is hand painted and depicting the famous myth of the Buddhist priest, Shinran, and how during his travels he was able to write in the air Namuamidabutsu, and his words appearing on paper across the river. This story is know as Kawagoe no meigo. Height 45.5 cms. Weight 1.2 kg. Tracking numbers will be uploaded as soon as posted. The item “Antique Japanese Signed Edo Period Painting Of Shinran Buddhist Priest” is in sale since Sunday, March 17, 2019. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Paintings & Scrolls”. The seller is “japan-arts” and is located in Minato-ku. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1850-1899
- Primary Material: Silk Paper Wood