1; GYOKUSUI. Tsuru-The Dancing Cranes 66x23.5. This is probably one of the
finest Crane studies that I have ever seen. With its crane Box which is
19th century Kimono Silk with Flying Crane embroidery lined in gold. I
had this length of antique silk in my own collection for over 40 years
and it dated from 1860. I decided to have this length made into a
few special boxes for some of our crane scrolls. .This scroll was
recently restored and remounted onto new silks. Exceptional detail in
the silk mounts makes this a very important scroll to have. SOLD
A quite amazing scroll painted by one
of the great scroll painters Gyokusui.
Crane-NANSON-1955 74.7x24.4 1 £185 including Box
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Buson 24x82 two cranes with box.
This is a remarkable image hat exemplifies
the true graphic abilities of the Japanese
artist painting in the traditional woodblock
style. The waves are an example of this
style of work at the very highest level.
With box this scroll is £210
Cranes under Pine and sun. A very auspicious painting that reflects
loyalty, which can be for marriage, partnership or friendship[. Dating
from the 1920s in the period wood box. £225. A truly beautiful scroll
This amazing scroll comes with a special scroll box covered in crane
embroidered Kimono silk from the 19th century . Many of the crane
scrolls will have these specially made Crane boxes which are all a work
of art in themselves.
and pair of cranes, painted in 1910
Recently restored this wonderful and beautifully painted image of
Fujisan by Gyokusho (also sometimes known as Yu Zhang )65.1x20.5 . This is a outstanding image full of
depth with a flight of cranes in the clouds around Fuji San. £225
Kawabata Gyokusho (April 18 1842- February 14, 1913)
An exquisite and beautiful painting, signed with the artists name
and signed and sealed on the reverse
on shore under rising sun.
A delicate silk painting from 1900
This is very elegant and well
Price with its
box is £210
Cranes on an old Pine.
A lovely study of a pair of cranes.
Cranes mate for life and this shows the
'married couple' sitting on an
which means long life. Therefore this scroll
would be give to a couple
starting out on marriage and to wish them a
long and happy life or a
were married a long time to celebrate their
A lovely scroll with its own Crane box £195
6: Antique Japanese silk scroll or kakejiku.
Subject is of two cranes or Tsuru and the rising sun, from the Taisho
period (1912). Painting is in great condition. In 2007 I
commissioned a professional re mounting of this scroll as the silk edges
of the original scroll (not the painting itself) were damaged sometime
in the past. The scroll is now in superb condition. It comes with a
specially made Crane covered silk box
Painting size is:
Scroll size is
£170 including post
Tsuru Oi Matsui Asahi No De
Crane couple and Old Pine.
The crane represents loyalty ad the pine represents long
The rising sun Asahi He No De is a symbol that the Lord
down upon the couple and protect them.
The message is that the scroll is saying the couple will
have a long life in the warmth of the rising sun.
Scroll painted by Artist Nando in 1985. 58.2x28.3 Including box and includes a hand made box.
The box is very special as its made from a vintage hand
embroidered silk from a Japanese Wedding Kimono in a Crane
A very good painting and in very nice condition
8: Beautifully painted study of a pair of Cranes by Shouun
Kimono silk covered Crane box
60.4cm by 207cm 23.7 by 81.4
(possibly Chigusa Sôun 1873-1944)
Including box this newly restored scroll is £220
9: Crane study similar to the one above painted by Eizan around
1930 76x23.4 £210
Tsuru Oi Matsu. Cranes on Old Pine 56x28.2 with Box £160
Tsuru Couple with signature of Taigan 22x82
including box. £290
Kobayashi Taigen Born in 1938 at Houten China.
Graduated Hanazono College in 1961.
A chief of the pagoda of Kyoto Daitokuji temple.
Installed as the chief priest of Oubaiin temple.
Very nice original condition