Eleventh Month Photo © President and Fellows of Harvard College
Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42096.9.11
People
Suzuki Kiitsu 鈴木其一, Japanese (Omi Province 1796 - 1858)
Title
Plovers (Eleventh Month from Fans of the Twelve Months)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
1844-58
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/364488
Physical Descriptions
Medium
One of a set of twelve fans mounted on board; ink and color on paper
Dimensions
painting proper, max.: H. 14.2 × W. 44 cm (5 9/16 × 17 5/16 in.)
overall with mount: H. 36.5 × W. 65.8 cm (14 3/8 × 25 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • signature: 菁々其一 [Seisei Kiitsu]
  • seal: square, relief : 祝琳 [Shukurin]

Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Promised gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Object Number
TL42096.9.11
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
The Harvard Art Museums encourage the use of images found on this website for personal, noncommercial use, including educational and scholarly purposes. To request a higher resolution file of this image, please submit an online request.
Publication History

Murashige Yasushi, Rinpa [Rimpa Painting] vol. I, Shikosha Publishing Co. (Kyoto, Japan, 1989), pp. 100-101

Suntory Museum of Art, Himeji City Museum of Art, and Hosomi Art Museum, ed., Suzuki Kiitsu: Standard-bearer of the Edo Rimpa School, exh. cat., Yomiuri Shinbunsha (Tokyo, 2016-2017), pp. 178-179 and p. 299, cat. 131

Exhibition History

32Q: 2600 East Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Korean, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/29/2021 - 07/17/2022

Suzuki Kiitsu: Standard-bearer of the Edo Rimpa School, Suntory Museum of Art, Tokyo, 09/10/2016 - 10/30/2016; Himeji City Museum of Art, 11/12/2016 - 12/25/2016; Hosomi Art Museum, Kyoto, 01/03/2017 - 02/19/2017

Related Works

This record was created from historic documentation and may not have been reviewed by a curator; it may be inaccurate or incomplete. Our records are frequently revised and enhanced. For more information please contact the Division of Asian and Mediterranean Art at am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu