left screen Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
2017.224.2
People
Watanabe Shikō 渡辺始興 (1683 - 1755)
Title
Landscape (left screen)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting, screen
Date
early to mid-18th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/357601
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Left screen of a pair of six-fold screens; ink, color, and gold leaf on paper.
Dimensions
painting proper, each panel: H. 166.5 × W. 64 cm (65 9/16 × 25 3/16 in.)
overall width when spread flat: W. 384 cm (151 3/16 in.)
Provenance
[HOSOMI Minoru, Osaka, Japan (by 1989)], sold; to Robert and Betsy Feinberg, Bethesda, MD (1989-2017), gift; to Harvard Art Museums.
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Accession Year
2017
Object Number
2017.224.2
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. 272, #138

Kobayashi Tadashi, Rinpa [Rimpa Paintings] vol. III : Landscape, Birds and Animals, Shikosha Publishing Co. (Kyoto, Japan, 1991), plate 74

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