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Birds in Trees

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Provenance

Formerly in the collection of the Kii branch of the Tokugawa family; prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Saru taka zu byobu

Japanese, Edo period, 17th–18th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 6, pg. 110: no. 22 (2)

Dimensions

160.6 x 353.2 cm (63 1/4 x 139 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.4140

Medium or Technique

One of a pair of six-panel folding screens; ink on paper

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Asia

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