Asian Art
Artist: Nakamura Hōchū, Japanese, active late 18th century, died 1819

Lantern Cherry Plant (Ho’ozuki)

late 18th–early 19th century

Fan painting mounted as a hanging scroll, ink and color on paper

with mounting: 46 7/8 x 27 3/16 in. (119 x 69 cm) without mounting: 8 3/4 x 22 5/8 in. (22.3 x 57.5 cm) with rollers: 29 1/2 in. (75 cm)
Gift of Rosemarie and Leighton R. Longhi, B.A. 1967
2009.72.7
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): 150.

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