Shodo (Japanese Calligraphy)

羽化登仙 Ukatosen

Work No. 32 Ukatosen

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


About this art work

Meaning: When you are drunk, you may feel as if you are flying. You are going up to the heaven by getting wings on your back. 'Uka' means 'to get wings' and to fly across freely on the sky. 'Tosen' means to become a hermit in Chinese legends and to reach to the heaven.
Top letter: 羽/ u/ wing
Second letter: 化/ ka/ make, act
Third letter: 登/ to/ climb, reach
Bottom letter: 仙/ sen/ hermit
Style of handwriting : The cursive style (sosho)

Size of this art work

Work (Washi: Japanese Paper) size: 17cm*69cm
Background board size: 29cm*79cm (rough estimate)
Packing size: uncertain
Packing weight: Within 4KG (rough estimate)
This art work is glued to the gray background board, so it is not possible to remove from the background board. Therefore, this art work will be sent with the gray background board as you see in the photo above. Wood frame and glass cover cannot be sent, and they are not included in the price.


JPY 30,000.(plus sales tax)

This price includes packing and shipping charges within Japan.