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Asian Art
Artist: Kano School, Japanese

Hina Byobu: Flowering Cherry and Mandarin Ducks

16th century

A single six-panel folding screen; ink and color on paper

11 5/8 × 26 9/16 in. (29.5 × 67.5 cm)
other (each panel): 4 5/16 in. (11 cm)
Gift of Rosemarie and Leighton R. Longhi, B.A. 1967
2009.72.2
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Diplomat in Washington D.C. in the 1970's; Leighton R. Longhi, and Rosemarie Longhi, New York; gift in 2009 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Doi Tsugiyoshi, Kano Sanraku, Sansetsu, Shohan (Tokyo: Shueisha, 1976), pl. 14.

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 150–51, ill.

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