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Asian Art
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Artist: Kayō Yamaguchi, Japanese, 1899–1983

Sparrow under Sweetpeas

20th century

Ink and color on hard cardboard (shikishi)

without mounting: 10 5/8 × 9 7/16 in. (27 × 24 cm)
The Henry Pearson, M.F.A. 1938, Collection, Gift of Dr. Lawrence Dubin, B.S. 1955, M.D. 1958, and Mrs. Regina Dubin
2002.27.3
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Henry Charles Pearson (1914–2006) Collection, New York; Dr. Lawrence Dubin (1934–2018) and Regina Dubin Collection, New York; gift in 2002 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Takeo Uchiyama, Gendai Nihonga Zenshu 6: Yamaguchi Kayo (Tokyo: Shueisha, 1981), 1–131.

Takeo Uchiyama, Kayo Yamaguchi, and Zauho Kankokai, Yamaguchi Kayo / (Tokyo: Shueisha, 1981), 1–131.

Kayo Yamaguchi, Rokubee Kiyomizu, and Kyoto Kokuritsu Kindai Bijutsukan, Yamaguchi kayo rokudai kiyomizu rokubee isakuten (Kyoto: Asahi Shimbun, 1987), 7–101.

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.