Shodo (Japanese Calligraphy)

活眼 Katsugan

Work No.24 Katsugan (large work)

All images were scanned under room light. The colors of images may be slightly different from real ones.


About this art work

Meaning: Critical eye to distinguish essence and the reason of things
Right letter: 活 / katsu/ dawn
Left letter: 眼/gan/ eye
You read this work from the right to the left.
The letter of the second seal is 小壽(sho-jyu). This meaning is small happiness.
Style of handwriting : The semi-cursive script (gyosho)

Size of this art work

Work (Washi: Japanese Paper) size: 139cm*70cm
Accessories: none
Packing size: uncertain (We roll up this product and send it.)
Packing weight: Within 3KG (rough estimate)

This art work was in the frame for exhibitions. The back of the paper becomes fluffy.There is a change of color of the paper by the aged deterioration.
The product is only the work put on the sheet(thin paper). Cost of good sold does not include the frame and glass cover.


JPY 40,000 (plus 8% sales tax)

This price includes packing and shipping charges within Japan.