Bamboo and Wagtail Artist: Unknown

Medium

Hanging scroll: ink on silk, with ivory or bone rollers

Dimensions

without mounting: 33 1/4 × 15 3/4 in. (84.5 × 40 cm)

Credit Line

Gift of the Art Gallery Associates in honor of Mrs Paul Moore

Accession Number

1965.28

Geography
Culture
Period

Nanbokuchou period (1336–92)

Classification
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Provenance

Provenance

Mrs. Paul Moore (1885 - 1980), Morristown, NJ, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.
Bibliography
  • Sadako Ohki, "What Makes Japanese Painting Japanese," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007), 74–79, 81, fig. 6, 7
  • Sadako Ohki, "Japanese Art at Yale," Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007), 36
  • Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 304, ill
  • George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 51, no. 77, ill
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Additional information

Object/Work type

Nature, botanical

Subject

bamboo

Marks

Inner box lid front bears title "Sekirei Yoshino cho" (Wagtail from the Yoshino Court). and the inner box lid interior bears date corresponding to the first month of 1961 recorded by Takaaki (must be Dr. Matsushita Takaaki, famous art historian in Japan) followed by his seal, "Takaaki".

Signed

Signature not found

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