Birds in a landscape, with willow trees, peonies

Artist: Kano Sanraku 狩野山楽 (1559-1635)
Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, late 16th-early 17th century
Painting on paper
H x W: 164.5 × 373.3 cm (64 3/4 × 146 15/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Screen (six-panel)

Japan, landscape, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Nihon kaiga kan [Gallery of Japanese Painting]. 12 vols., Tokyo, 1969-1971. vol. 6: p. 36, pl. 20.
  • Baron Kawasaki. Choshunkaku zohin tenkan suroku [Catalogue of the Baron Kawasaki Collection]. Osaka. pl. 169.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 30, vol. 2: p. 161.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 115.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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