Subject:Re: Japanese painting goldfish signature seal mark
Posted By: I.Nagy Sat, Aug 10, 2019
Your painting is Chinese.
戊戌秋 - Year of Earth-Dog (1958) Autumn
凌虚畫 - Picture of Ling Xu
凌虚 - Ling Xu
Ling Xu 1919-2016
Native of Húzhou, Zhejiang
Graduated the Chinese Painting Department of Shanghai Xinhua Art College in 1941. At the age of 22 he held a solo exhibition in Shanghai, since then he has made Chinese painting a lifelong career. Was honorary dean of the Jiaxing Chinese Painting Academy. Was famous of illusory goldfish paintings. These goldfish paintings have been presented to presidents, Reagan, Bush, Gorbachev etc. as national gifts.