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Title

Landscape

18th century


Artist

Kanô Motoaki

Japan

18th century -


Details


Other Title

(Landscape design with fisherman)


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

18th century


Media category

Painting


Materials used

pair of six-panel screens (byobu); ink and silver leaf oxidised on paper


Dimensions

a - screen - bridge, fisherman with birds in flight, second panel on the right., 1578 x 3754 cm

a - screen - bridge, fisherman with birds in flight, second panel on the right., 173.7 x 387.4 cm

b - screen - boat, second panel on left., 1578 x 3754 cm

b - screen - boat, second panel on left., 173.7 x 387.4 cm


Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese ink "Kano Motoaki [& artist's seal]". Not dated. [left screen]
Signed l.r., in Japanese ink "Kano Motoaki [& artist's seal]". Not dated. [right screen]


Credit

Bequest of Paul Haefliger 1983


Location

Not on display


Accession number

126.1995.a-b


Artist information

Kanô Motoaki

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan