This scroll shows a samurai
helm in the shape of an eboshi
. The background is decorated with grass. A wonderful and swinging drawn kagemono
: Handpainted on paper
Artist: Unknown, however with seal.
Date: Around 1950 (Mid Shôwa
Length: approx. 175 cm
Width: approx. 41 cm
: Brocade silk
Material of the endpieces (jikubô
Condition: Good, fresh colours; honshi
slightly brown due to its age, single crease marks. Small wormholes in the area of the tenchi
. At the jikusaki
, the horn cover is missing. All in all a beautiful scroll.This image may slightly vary in colour to the original - due to the photo/scan.