1800. Item #87358
[EMAKI]. ZODIACAL ANIMALS HANDSCROLL. Never finished: It has 10 animals, with a space near the beginning - after the first animal - for 2 more. All but the boar [inoshishi] and the ox [ushi] are present. A skilled hand - most probably late Edo, unsigned, unsealed. 29 x 582 cm. total length (26 cm. blank at start). In excellent condition throughout. On heavy paper in a brocade cover.