There's no symbolism intended here...just that New Years is the biggest and most important holiday for the Japanese, plus I've decided I LOVE the scent of roses, even if I'm very particular about them. Reviews are coming soon...thank you for your continued support!
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Wild rose and a bird 1615-1868 Mori Ippo 1798-1871 Edo period
Hanging scroll; color on silk H: 104.5 W: 40.8 cm Japan