07 juin 2019

Historic exhibition of 17 centuries of animals in Japanese art will showcase masterpieces that rarely leave Japan

Deer Bearing Symbols of the Kasuga Deities, Nanbokucho era, 14th century, bronze, wood with pigments, height 42.5in, Hosomi Museum, Kyoto, Important Cultural Property.   WASHINGTON, DC.- Artworks representing animals—real or imaginary, religious or secular—span the full breadth and splendor of Japanese artistic production. The National Gallery of Art, Washington, presents The Life of Animals in Japanese Art, the first exhibition devoted to the subject, covering 17 centuries (from the fifth century to the... [Lire la suite]

31 mars 2018

Enfers et fantômes d'Asie au Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac

Enfers et fantômes d'Asie au Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac Plongée dans le monde des esprits, de l’épouvante et des créatures fantastiques, l’exposition ENFERS ET FANTÔMES D’ASIE présentée au musée du quai Branly – Jacques Chirac s’empare des histoires de fantômes en Asie Orientale et du Sud-Est et de leurs adaptations contemporaines. Un parcours aux frontières du réel, où se croisent principalement le cinéma, l’art religieux, le théâtre, la création contemporaine, le manga ou le jeu vidéo. Des estampes d’Hokusai à... [Lire la suite]
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06 décembre 2017

Maruyama Okyo (1733-1795), Ferocious Tiger (Mouko zu)

Lot 102. Maruyama Okyo (1733-1795), Ferocious Tiger (Mouko zu). Hanging scroll, ink and colour on silk, signed and dated Meiwa kinototori aki hachigatsu Heian Senryo [Meiwa 2 (1765), August], sealed Heian jininshijichukin and Senryo, 35.8 x 47.5 cm. (painting only), 131 x 63.5 cm. (including silk and brocade mount). Estimate GBP 50,000 - GBP 70,000. Price realised GBP 175,000. © Christie's Images Ltd 2017 Provenance: Duke Matsukata (Matsukata... [Lire la suite]
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10 mars 2015

Carole Davenport, 'Fabulous Beings: Japan & China & Sculpture by Hiroyuki Asano' at Asia Week New York 2015

Maruyama Okyo (1733-1795), Scroll painting of Two Tigers (detail). Ink and colors on silk, 57 in high by 33 in wide (145 cm by 84 cm). Signed and dated 1769. Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York 2015.  Pair of Koma Inu. Japan, Muromachi Period, 15th century. Wood. Height: 13 inches (33 cm). Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York 2015.  Kakebotoke. Icon Plaque. Japan, Muromachi period. Six Manifestations of Kannon. Carole Davenport at Asia Week New York... [Lire la suite]
19 décembre 2013

Maruyama Okyo. Turtles. Japan, Edo Period, 1785

Maruyama Okyo. Turtles. Japan, Edo Period, 1785. Photo courtesy Hiroshi Yanagi Oriental Art. Hanging scroll, ink and color on silk. 35.4 x 15.75 inches (90 x 40 cm).Hiroshi Yanagi Oriental Art. 'Japanese Art Highlights'. Arader Galleries, 1016 Madison Avenue, New York 10075. T (212) 628 7625 - M (201) 375 1890 - h-yanagi@art.plala.or.jp - www.h-yanagi.com. Asia Week New York. A Celebration of Asian Art. MARCH 14–22, 2014.
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22 janvier 2013

Exhibition at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art shows recently acquired pair of Japanese screens

Maruyama Okyo, Cranes, 1772, An’ei period (1772-1780), Pair of six panel screens; ink, color, and gold leaf on paper; a-b) Mount 67 ¼ x 137 ¾ x ¾ in. (170.82 x 349.89 x 1.91 cm) each, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Gift of Camilla Chandler Frost in honor of Robert T. Singer (M.2011.106b), Photo © 2012 Museum Associates/LACMA. LOS ANGELES, CA.- The Los Angeles County Museum of Art presents the U.S. debut of Maruyama Okyo’s Cranes (1772), an extraordinary pair of Japanese screens recently acquired by the museum’s Curator of... [Lire la suite]
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