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Fan Painting with Calligraphy and Ink Painting of a Small Bird

Sakugen Shuryo

Asian Art

MEDIUM Fan painting, ink and gold washes on paper
  • Place Made: Japan
  • DATES 1501-1579
    PERIOD Muromachi Period
    DIMENSIONS Image: 7 1/2 x 19 in. (19.1 x 48.3 cm) 54 1/2 x 27 in. (138.4 x 68.6 cm)  (show scale)
    SIGNATURE Signed with painters signature and seal. Signed: Kiin Kusai (studio name of the painter who is also often referred to as Kiin Kensai). Seal, lower left, reads: "Shuryo."
    COLLECTIONS Asian Art
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 80.187
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Norman Straker
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Sakugen Shuryo (Japanese, 1501-1579). Fan Painting with Calligraphy and Ink Painting of a Small Bird, 1501-1579. Fan painting, ink and gold washes on paper, Image: 7 1/2 x 19 in. (19.1 x 48.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Norman Straker, 80.187. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 80.187_bw_IMLS.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 80.187_bw_IMLS.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 11/10/80
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    Sakugen Shuryo (Japanese, 1501-1579). <em>Fan Painting with Calligraphy and Ink Painting of a Small Bird</em>, 1501-1579. Fan painting, ink and gold washes on paper, Image: 7 1/2 x 19 in. (19.1 x 48.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Norman Straker, 80.187. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 80.187_bw_IMLS.jpg)