untitled (rolling hills with horse)
watercolor on paper, signed and dated at lower left, Kakunen Tsuruoka 43, with artist's oval seal Tsuruoka, mounted in black and gilt carved wood frame, 1943
sight: 14 5/8 by 21 1/4 in., 37.3 by 54 cm
frame: 23 1/8 by 29 1/2 in, 58.8 by 74.8 cm
This ethereal landscape with a single horse dwarfed by the rising mountain is the only recorded painting by Kakunen from Poston which includes a living being. It is for this very reason that the family chose this work, above all others, to frame and hang in their home.
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site last updated
May 13, 2019
Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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