Auspicious Symbols: Crane, Rising Sun and Peach

Artist: Okamoto Shūki 岡本秋暉 (1807-1862)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, ca. 1850
Ink and color with gilt on silk; ivory jiku
H x W (image): 125.4 x 54.8 cm (49 3/8 x 21 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Freer Gallery 07: Feathered Ink

Hanging scroll

crane, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kakemono, peach, sun

To 1998
Klaus F. Naumann, Tokyo and Santa Barbara, CA, to 1998

From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Klaus F. Naumann in 1998

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Klaus Naumann

Published References
  • Yasamura Toshinobu. Kisa tengai Edo kaiga. Exh. cat. Tokyo. cat. 19, pp. 24, 65.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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