19th century Japanese Sumi ink drawing by Tani Buncho, blackbird, crow, raven on a single branch.

19th century Japanese Sumi ink drawing by Tani Buncho, blackbird, crow, raven on a single branch.


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Japanese Sumi ink drawing by Tani Buncho (1763-1841). Beautifully minimal depiction of a Blackbird or Raven on a branch. Signature to the right of the piece. Paper has foxed with age and would respond well to some professional restoration one small hole to the left appears to be a weakness within the paper itself and may have been present at the creation of this piece. 13 x 9.5 inches.

This piece was found in an estate in Nobleboro Maine.
It has no mold mildew or smoke smells. The spots on the paper are foxing which occurs when acids are leached from old paper with time.


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