Hanging scroll with the image of a withered skull lying between flowering suzuki grass (pampas grass). Beloved theme of nozarashi skull (exposed in an open field) in the fall. Black ink, brown and some gold and silver on silk. Dated and signed: 1915, Unrei and artist’s seal. Borders (mounting) decorated with brocade skulls and suzuki grasses. Painting: H 51 ½ x W 20 ¼ inches. Total height of mounting 79 ¼ inches. Studied painting with Unsen Koyama, Tikugai Fujii and Himejima Chikugai. Suzuki or pampas grass symbolizes late summer/fall. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Paintings & Scrolls”. The seller is “wtacentury” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, Korea, South, Indonesia, Taiwan, South Africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Norway, Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Republic of, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Panama, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei Darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French Guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman Islands, Liechtenstein, Sri Lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macau, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Vietnam, Uruguay.
- Type: Paintings, Scrolls & Prints
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Age: 1915
- Primary Material: Silk & Fabric
- Maker: Akamatsu Unrei
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Color: Multi-Color