Birds and Flowers of the Twelve Months with Chinese Calligraphy

Artist: Kano School
Period: Muromachi period (1392–1573)
Date: 16th century; sheets of poetry, one dated 1553
Culture: Japan
Medium: Pair of six-panel folding screens; ink and color and gold leaf on paper
Dimensions: Image (each screen): 60 11/16 x 139 1/8 in. (154.1 x 353.4 cm)
Classification: Screens
Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. P. H. B. Frelinghuysen, 1962
Accession Number: 62.98.2, .3

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: