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Asian Art
Artist, style of: Ogata Korin, Japanese, 1658–1716

White Heron Beneath Reeds

18th century

Hanging scroll, ink and color paper; cut from rollers at top and bottom

without mounting: 41 5/8 × 15 11/16 in. (105.8 × 39.9 cm) without mounting: 51 9/16 × 20 11/16 in. (131 × 52.5 cm)
Gift of J. Watson Webb, B.A. 1907, and Electra Havemeyer Webb
1940.173
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

James Watson Webb II (1884–1960) and Electra Havemeyer Webb (1888–1960), New York; gift in 1940 to the Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.