Subject:Re: Help translate signature on japanese scroll
Posted By: I.Nagy Wed, Sep 30, 2020
南洋畫之 - Painted by Nanyō
南洋 - Nanyō
Inscription on the back,
南洋筆俊成女之圖 - Nanyō's brush, Picture of Shunzei no Musume (Shunzei's Daughter)*
*(Fujiwara Shunzei's daughter (1171?-1252?) was a famous Japanese female poet)
Teijima Nanyō 亭島南洋 1893-？
Kyōtō born Nihonga painter. Graduated from Kyōtō Painting College, studied under Kikuchi Keigetsu.
Was active in Taishō and early Shōwa era.