Emperor Xuanzong Bringing Forth the Drum to Cause the Flowers to Bloom

羯鼓催花図屏風

Japanese
Edo period
first half of the 17th century
Formerly attributed to Kano Sanraku (Japanese, 1559–1635)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 7, pg. 129: no. 76 (1)

Dimensions

159.1 x 357.6 cm (62 5/8 x 140 13/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4308

Medium or Technique

One of a pair of six-panel folding screens; ink, color, and gold on paper

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings

Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection