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Momiji Album

SKU: 2588

"Pine Wind, Full Moon, Autumn Rain, 

Feather Robe, True Space, Autumn Rain - 

Large Cup..." 


Some sixty maple leafs are portrayed, identified and named in this album. And they have truely poetic names. - "Maple leaf hunting" - Momijigari - has been popular in Japan for centuries. 

A painted album of various maple leaves.

Ink an colour on paper, 19th century

27.5 x 39 cm

From the Morishita collection.

Bachmann Eckenstein