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"Samsara" bird, a kimono created by artist Miyuki. Japan Dyers Association prize
"Woman Putting on Finger Plectrums to Play the Koto", by artist Utagawa Toyohiro (Japanese, 1763–1828), early 19th century, Japan. Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Charles Stewart Smith Collection, Gift of Mrs. Charles Stewart Smith, Charles Stewart Smith Jr., and Howard Caswell Smith, in memory of Charles Stewart Smith, 1914. MET
"Poem by Kisen Hoshi, from the series Six Poetic Immortals". Ukiyo-e woodblock print, by artist Katsukawa Shunsho, about 1770’s, Japan.
"Young Man Carrying a Lantern". Ukiyo-e woodblock print, by artist Isoda Koryusai, about 1770’s, Japan.
A set of two lacquer panels
Meiji period (late 19th century), Japan, each signed Zeshin (Shibata Zeshin; 1807-1891)
Each rectangular panel decorated in varicolored gold, red and black hiramaki-e and takamaki-e, one designed with a leaf and brush on a red ground, and another with a sword on a black ground; both framed and glazed
15 1/8 x 2 5/8in. (38.4 x 6.7cm.) each (2). Christies
"Young Woman Dreaming of the Heron Maiden" Ukiyo-e woodblock print, by artist Komai Yoshinobu, 1771, Japan.
"Poem by Jakuren". Ukiyo-e woodblock print, by artist Katsukawa Shunsho, 1770’s, Japan.
"Left (Hidari), from the series Three Poems about Dawn from the Imperial Anthologies". Ukiyo-e woodblock print, about 1770’s, Japan, by artist Katsukawa Shunshô