Six-fold screen depicting birds and flowers of the four seasons

Details

  • Title

    Six-fold screen depicting birds and flowers of the four seasons

  • Artist/maker

    Yokoyama Seiki (1793 - 1865)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
  • Date

    1849
  • Material and technique

    ink, colour and gold leaf on paper

  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    open 167.3 x 376.6 cm approx. (height x width)
    individual panel 167.3 x 62.8 cm approx. (height x width)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1991.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1991.123.a

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Further reading

Katz, Janice, Japanese Paintings in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, with an introductory essay by Oliver Impey (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2003), p. 15

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