Fourth Month and Sixth Month, Inspired by Fujiwara Teika's Shūigusō (Poems of Birds and Flowers of the Twelve Months)

Ogata Kenzan
(Japanese, 1663–1743)

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: 1743
Culture: Japan
Medium: Hanging scrolls; ink and color on paper
Dimensions: Overall (approx. each): 6 1/4 x 9 in. (15.9 x 22.9 cm) Overall with mounting (approx. each): 43 1/4 x 19 in. (109.9 x 48.3 cm)
Classification: Paintings
Credit Line: The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.268.65, .66

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