Asian Art
Artist: Maruyama Obun, 1833–1887

Carp Swiming Towards Us

1850–75

Hanging scroll, ink and light color on silk

with mounting: 69 1/8 x 11 3/4 in. (175.5 x 29.8 cm) without mounting: 39 15/16 x 10 7/8 in. (101.5 x 27.6 cm) with rollers: 13 9/16 in. (34.5 cm)
Gift of Rosemarie and Leighton R. Longhi, B.A. 1967
2009.72.4
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Longhi Collection through 5/2009

Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 152.

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