Japanese Watercolor Painting Album Depicting Masks, Birds, Flowers, and More
Artist unknown (Japanese)
Works variously untitled or titled illegibly, mid to late 20th century
20 two-page watercolor paintings bound in fabric covered board book
Seal and signature to each work
Works depict masks (including Otafuku and Hyottoko), helmet, birds, flowers, landscape, fire, and fish.
- notable foxing mark to one lower center of one bird painting with some bleed through to nearby pages; scattered foxing throughout with similar bleed through most notable near the center crease and the edges of sheets; toning to sheets concentrated to the edges; droplet marks to the title to cover.
- measures book; each two-page painting measures 14.0" W x 11.25" H.