Posted by Ger - mon (126.96.36.199) on March 14, 2017 at 17:03:25:
In Reply to: Please identify the painter \;#34809;\;# posted by Ger on March 12, 2017 at 21:19:08:
Plasmo read the seal as 牧翁 [Bokuo] which was indeed used by Seki Bokuo 関牧翁
Here is a possible connection between the pictured go player and Seki Bokuo
Bokuo was Zen monk of the 臨済宗 Rinzai sect.
It seems the mon on the kimono 桐紋 was used by that sect?
Who would the pictured go player be?
Please see these links:
Zen monk: http://seki-kouichi.cocolog-nifty.com/soyokaze/2006/10/post_ba52.html
Rinzai sect: https://x181.secure.ne.jp/~x181007/kamon/shop/44218.html
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