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Image 01: Catching Fish under Willows

Catching Fish under Willows in the Rain, Yokoi Kinkoku, Japanese, 1761-1832, Edo period, c. 1800, Ink and colors on silk, mounted as a hanging scroll; fitted wood box, Exclusive of mount: 44 3/8 x 16 3/8 inches (112.7 x 41.6 cm), Made in: Japan, Partial purchase with funds contributed by Maxine and Howard Lewis, and partial gift of Sondra Milne Henderson in honor of the memory of Anne d'Harnconcourt, 2009


Image 02: Dish with Design of Fish

Dish with Design of Fish, Artist/maker unknown, Japanese, Edo Period (1615-1868), c. 1700, Glazed porcelain with underglaze decoration; Kutani ware; "Blue and White", 7/8 x 8 1/4 inches (2.2 x 21 cm), Made in: Japan, Gift of R. G. Rincliffe, 1969


Image 03: Noh Mask

Noh Mask, Shimotsuma Shoshin, Japanese, 1551–1616, Momoyama Period (1568-1615), Late 16th century, Carved wood with painted decoration, 8 5/8 x 5 3/8 inches (21.9 x 13.7 cm), Made in: Japan, Purchased with the J. Stogdell Stokes Fund, 1970


Image 04: Writing Box

Writing Box, Banura Shōgo, Japanese, 1901–1982, Japan, Showa period, 1930–1940, Dry lacquer (kanshitsu) base in dark green, with deep red lacquer edges, designs in gold and raised lacquers (taka-makie), interior with gold and silver scattered flakes (nashiji), 8 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 12 5/8 inches (21.6 x 19.1 x 32.1 cm), Made in: Kyoto, Japan, Gift of Jeffrey Cline and William Knospe in honor of Frederick R. McBrien III


Image 05: Pair of Flutes

Artist Unknown, Pair of Flutes, Japanese, Edo period (1615-1868), 18th century. Made in Japan. Lacquered bamboo, cherry wood bark, ivory. Flute 1: 15 3/4 x 1 3/16 inches; Flute 2: 14 9/16 x 13/16 inches. Purchased with funds contributed by Andrea M. Baldeck, M.D. Philadelphia Museum of Art.


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