This is an antique Japanese Kakejiku, hanging scroll of Koi carp. Koi is known for auspicious motif because there is a Chinese legend called Toryumon. When a carp completed climbing a waterfall, it becomes a dragon at the dragon gate which is called Toryumon. From this legend, the carp. Symbolizes the strength to overcome obstacles and become successful. This Koi swims calmly in the water painted beautifully. Due to age and material, some areas start to have small holes and there are some wrinkles, also both ends on the bottom are missing. This is a great wall decoration for you home. It measures that W 65, H 190 cm (W 25.5, H 74.5 inches). Kiku Imports is located in Japan now. Please understand that it may take longer than usual. This item is in the category “Antiques\Asian Antiques\Japan\Paintings & Scrolls”. The seller is “kikuimports” and is located in this country: JP. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Featured Refinements: Japanese Hanging Scroll
- Region of Origin: Japan
- Color: Multi-Color
- Age: 1900-1940
- Primary Material: Silk & Fabric
- Original/Reproduction: Antique Original