Owl in moonlight on blooming cherry tree

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Maker(s)
Artist: Ozawa Nankoku (1844 -?)
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 82.9 x 69 cm (32 5/8 x 27 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase from the Estate of Robert O. Muller with funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial Fund
Accession Number
F2004.12
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
cherry blossom, cherry tree, flower, Japan, kakemono, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), moon, night, owl, tree, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Robert O. Muller 1911 - 2003
J.C. Morgenthau & Co.
Estate of Robert O. Muller

Label

This painting is one of a pair with F2004.13

Published References
  • Ann McClellan. The Cherry Blossom Festival. Boston. p. 41.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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