Xiwangmu (Seiobo), the Queen Mother of the West and Mu Wang (Bokuo)

西王母図屏風

Japanese
Edo period
first half of the 17th century
Kano Sansetsu (Japanese, 1590–1651)


Catalogue Raisonné

KJM2-Kano-283-(1)

Dimensions

Image: 152.5 x 350.6 cm (60 1/16 x 138 1/16 in.) Overall: 170 x 376.8 cm

Accession Number

11.4316

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 Museum

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection