Hawk-eagle in a Pine Tree

Hawk
Shichô zu byôbu
鷙鳥図屏風

Japanese
Edo period
17th century
Soga Nichokuan (Japanese, active about 1625–1660)


Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 7, pg. 134: no. 119 (1)

Dimensions

151.9 x 348cm (59 13/16 x 137in.)

Accession Number

11.4809

Medium or Technique

One of a pair of six-panel folding screens; ink 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 MFA.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection