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Subject:Need help Translate
Posted By: John Miller Sat, Nov 03, 2018 IP: 2601:204:cf80:212e:5

Hi, I've found that interesting old drawing, I was just curious to know what is written here. Also, what is that seal ? Thank you for helping me understand :)



Subject:Re: Need help Translate
Posted By: I.Nagy Thu, Nov 08, 2018

Inscriptions,
太平有象 - Taiheiyuzō - The world is peaceful, the grain is mature - (Chinese classical auspicious four character phrase - used in Japanese too)
大正十年一月一日 - 1st of January, 10th Year of Taisho (1921)
xxx ご老人 - xxx go-rōjin - xxx old men
Signature;
鐡斎道晁 - Tessai Dōchō 
Seal,
鐡斎 - Tessai

Tomioka Tessai 富岡鐡斎 1837-1924
Dōchō was one of his pseudonyms
Self-taught painter and calligrapher of the Meiji and Taishō era.
More info on Google

With regards,
I.Nagy


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