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vintage japanese shikishi - enso
vintage japanese shikishi - enso
vintage japanese shikishi - enso
vintage japanese shikishi - enso
vintage japanese shikishi - enso
vintage japanese shikishi - enso

vintage japanese shikishi - enso

$38.00

Let this charming vintage Japanese shikishi print burrow into your heart. Immaculately inked with stunning attention to detail, a charming print such as this would have been produced as a souvenir for eager travellers and onsen visitors.

Screen-printed and affixed to shikishi board, a specially prepared backing with subtle flecking and bold, gold trim that is traditionally used for Sumi ink painting, Shodo calligraphy, or watercolour illustration.

The symbol of Enso taken from Buddhism and Japanese calligraphy with the meaning of without beginning or end and often translates as enlightenment. 

materials: vintage shikishi board paper

This vintage painting has lived for many years in Japan and bears the gentle patina of time. Please expect some minor surface marks or fading, and see the photos for a clear indication of condition.

care : please find a home for your painting away from strong sunlight and humidity, and wipe with a clean dry cloth.

height : 27.5cm
width : 24cm

Made in Japan