804
804
Morita Shiryu
RYU - DRAGON
Estimate
700,000900,000
LOT SOLD. 1,187,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT
804
Morita Shiryu
RYU - DRAGON
Estimate
700,000900,000
LOT SOLD. 1,187,500 HKD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Morita Shiryu: Bokujin

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Morita Shiryu
1912-1998
RYU - DRAGON
signed and titled in Japanese, dated 1964 and marked with artist's seal on a label affixed to the reverse, framed
aluminum flake pigment in glue medium, lacquer on black paper
157.5 by 79.4 cm; 62 by 31⅜ in.
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Provenance

Mr & Mrs Stanley Winkelman Collection, USA
John Moran Auctioneers & Appraisers, 25 April 2017, lot 1064
Acquired by the present owner from the above sale

Literature

Morita Shiryū Work & Thought, Kyoto City Art Museum, Kyoto, Japan, 1964, unpaginated
Sho: Art in Brush Writing Shiryū, The Works of Shiryū Morita Selected by the Artist, Bokubi Press, Kyoto, Japan, 1970, p. 100

Catalogue Note

Artist's original note on the word:
Ryu - Dragon; symbol of greatness

Morita Shiryu: Bokujin

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Hong Kong