Japan. Mid 20th century. Stock ID #158081
A watercolour image of a small thatched building next to a body of water. The weather is overcast and a thick fog obscures view in the distance; and yet, purple flowers can be seen dotted through the grasses. 25.5 x 32.5cm. This image is a fine example of mid-20th century Japanese Western style watercolour painting. Iconic Japanese imagery is shown in the western style and signed by the artist in roman characters. Watercolours in this style were produced during the twentieth century particularly in the immediate pre and post-war period for foreign clientele and sold around major international trading ports. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 158081).