Pheasants and Cherry Trees

Historical period(s)
Momoyama period, First quarter 17th century
Ink, color, and gold on paper
H x W (overall): 182 x 510.2 cm (71 5/8 x 200 7/8 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Screens (eight-panel)

cherry blossom, cherry tree, Japan, Momoyama period (1573 - 1615), pheasant, WWII-era provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Beyond Golden Clouds: Japanese Screens from The Art Institute of Chicago and the Saint Louis Art Museum. Exh. cat. Chicago and Saint Louis. pp. 18-19, fig. 4.
  • Leighton Longhi. Leighton R. Longhi: Forty-Five Years in Asian Art. New York, New York. p 130-131, fig 103.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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