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Asian Art

Noh Mask of Okina

15th–16th century

Wood with remains of gesso and paint

7 1/2 × 6 1/8 × 3 3/4 in. (19.05 × 15.5 × 9.53 cm)
Leonard C. Hanna, Jr., Class of 1913, Fund
2012.50.1
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Muromachi period (1336–1573)
Classification: 
Masks
Provenance: 

Formerly Mathias Komor inventory and bearing his label.

Bibliography: 

Stephen E. Marvin, Heaven Has a Face, So Does Hell: The Art of the Noh Mask, 2 vols. (Warren, Conn.: Floating World Editions, 2007), II: 68–69.

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.