An image of Landscape

KanĂ´ MOTOAKI

(Japan 18th century – )

Landscape

Other titles:
(Landscape design with fisherman)
Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615–1868
Year
18th century
Media
Painting
Medium
pair of six-panel screens (byobu); ink and silver leaf oxidised on paper
Dimensions
a - screen - bridge, fisherman with birds in flight, s; 1578 x 3754 cm
a - screen - bridge, fisherman with birds in flight, s; 173.7 x 387.4 cm
b - screen - boat, second panel on left.; 1578 x 3754 cm
b - screen - boat, second panel on left.; 173.7 x 387.4 cm
Signature & date

Signed l.l., in Japanese ink "Kano Motoaki [& artist's seal]". Not dated. [left screen]
Signed l.r., in Japanese ink "Kano Motoaki [& artist's seal]". Not dated. [right screen]

Credit
Bequest of Paul Haefliger 1983
Accession number
126.1995.a-b