UH11022 Japanese album leaf painting from the Nomai no Zu (Illustrations of Noh Dances) of the Noh play Shojo celebrating the joys of drink, the scene depicting a red masked dancing Shojo figure with red hair and fan in front of a seated wine merchant holding a fan, all painted in ink, mineral and gold pigments in detail on paper with speckled gold leaf mist. Water stains, minor losses and signs of wear.
8-1/4” High x 10-11/16” Wide. 18th Century.
Ex Collection: Charles A. Greenfield, New York.