This next painting is a much smaller piece, not too much bigger than an A4 sized piece of paper. The detailed brush work around the face gives great character to the image. Chinese gods and their Japanese counterparts often appear in Gekko's ouevre. They always have a sense of serenity about them and often a cheeky grin, like this one.
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