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Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL41932.4
People
Nakamura Hōchū, Japanese (d. 1819)
Title
Ukifune (from the Tale of Genji)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
late 18th–early 19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/340410
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Fan mounted as a hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions
image only: 21.3 x 58.5 cm (8 3/8 x 23 1/16 in.)
with mount: 127 x 62.3 cm (50 x 24 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Hōchū
  • seal: Known but unreadable.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Promised gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Object Number
TL41932.4
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

Yamane Yūzō, Rinpa kaiga zenshu: vol. IV Korin ha II, Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc. (Tokyo, Japan), p. 59, illus. #51

Nakamura Hochu gashu (Kyoto, Japan, 1991), illus. #155

Rimpa bijutsukan vol II: Korin to Kamigata Rinpa (Tokyo, Japan, 1993), illus. #93

Exhibition History

Flowing Streams and Rivers in Japanese Life, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 12/21/2006 - 06/03/2007

32Q: 2600 East Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Korean, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 06/01/2018 - 12/07/2018

Painting Edo: Japanese Art from the Feinberg Collection, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/14/2020 - 07/18/2021

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