198 x 56.2 cms (mounting) 130.6 x 41.2 cms (painting)
78 x 22 inch (mounting) 51 x 16 inch (painting)
colours and gofun on silk
Blue-green striped silk mounting, silver&grey ichimonji, urushi (lacquer) rollers, one of which is damaged. Some loss of the gofun used to paint the blossoms overhead. Original signed and inscribed box.
Araki, Dai Nihon Shoga Meika Taigan, p. 1035. According to this source, Sh˘kin Hayami was the (female) pupil of Uemura Sh˘en (上村 松園), 1875-1949, who in her turn was one of Takeuchi Seih˘'s pupils