Japan

  • Sunkist Lemon Box

    Mishima Kimiyo. Japanese, born 1932

    Sunkist Lemon Box, 1970s

    Stoneware with silkscreened printing

    Anonymous gift of a member of the Smith class of 1965

    ID Number: SC 2009: 28-11

  • Daruma Crossing the Yangtze River on a Reed

    Toyo Sesso (attributed to). Japanese, 1420–1506, Muromachi Period

    Daruma Crossing the Yangtze River on a Reed, n.d.

    Hanging scroll, ink on paper mounted on cloth

    Gift of Peggy Block Danziger, class of 1962, and Richard M. Danziger

    ID Number: SC 2008:17-3

  • Competition Between Poets of Different Periods—Portraits of the Poets Fujiwara no Kanesuke and Fujiwara no Toshitada

    Japan. Nambokuchō period, 14th century.

    Competition Between Poets of Different Periods—Portraits of the Poets Fujiwara no Kanesuke and Fujiwara no Toshitada, n.d.

    Section of a handscroll mounted as a hanging scroll; ink on paper

    Gift of Philip Hofer in honor of President Jill Ker Conway

    ID Number: SC 1983:19

  • Clear Weather, Southern Breeze (Gaifû Kaisei) from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku Sanjûrokkei)

    Katsushika Hokusai. Japanese, 1760–1849

    Clear Weather, Southern Breeze (Gaifû Kaisei) from the series Thirty-six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku Sanjûrokkei), 1831

    Woodcut printed in color on thin cream colored Asian paper

    Gift of Mr. and Mrs. James Barker (Margaret Clark Rankin, class of 1908)

    ID Number: SC 1968:245

  • Diorama Map Tokyo

    Sohei Nishino. Japanese, born 1982

    Diorama Map Tokyo, 2014

    Light jet print on Kodak Endura paper

    Purchased with gifts in honor of Samuel C. Morse, Curatorial Consultant for Asian Art, 2000 2015

    ID Number: SC 2014:55

  • Water and the Moon

    Iwami Reika. Japanese, born 1927

    Water and the Moon, 1972

    Woodblock and collograph printed in black, red, and metallic ink with embossing on medium thick, slightly textured, cream colored paper

    The Hilary Tolman, class of 1987, Collection. Gift of The Tolman Collection, Tokyo

    ID Number: SC 2014:12-14

  • Meisen Kimono with Geometric Design

    Unknown Artist. Japanese

    Meisen Kimono with Geometric Design, Taisho-Showa era, 1920–1940

    Silk

    Gift of Julia Meech, class of 1963, in honor of Sam Morse

    ID Number: SC 2012:55-1