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俵屋宗達工房 大原御幸図屏風
Royal Visit to Ōhara, from The Tale of the Heike

Artist:
Studio of Tawaraya Sōtatsu (Japanese, died ca. 1640)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
first half of the 17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Pair of six-panel folding screens; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
Image (each screen): 63 7/16 x 143 5/16 in. (161.1 x 364 cm)
Classification:
Screens
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1955
Accession Number:
55.94.3, .4
Not on view
#8834. Royal Visit to Ähara, from The Tale of the Heike
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Signature: .3) Signed lower left in red, four characters
.4) Signed lower right in red, four characters
New York. Asia House Gallery. "Byōbu: Japanese Screens from New York Collections," January 14, 1971–March 14, 1971.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Seasonal Pleasures in Japanese Art (Part One)," October 12, 1995–April 28, 1996.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Arts of Japan," August 19, 2000–February 5, 2001.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Sensitivity to the Seasons: Spring and Summer," December 17, 2005–June 4, 2006.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Beautiful Country: Yamato-e in Japanese Art," November 20, 2010–June 5, 2011.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Designing Nature: The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art," May 26, 2012–January 13, 2013.

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