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    Sale 1978

    Japanese And Korean Art

    18 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 150

    Mio Goseki (1885-1946)

    Heigei (Glaring)

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    Mio Goseki (1885-1946)
    Heigei (Glaring)
    Signed Goseki saku and sealed Goseki
    Hanging scroll; ink, color and gold on silk
    53½ x 19 7/8in. (136 x 50.5cm.)
    Wood box signed, sealed, titled and dated Taisho kinoe-ne shoka (1924.4) by the artist


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    Goseki was born in Nihonbashi, Tokyo. He studied under Ohashi Suiseki (1865-1945) and the Shijo school. Like his teacher, he was popular as a tiger painter.