Artist Yamamoto Baiitsu, Japanese, 1783-1856
Title
  • Prunus in the Moonlight
Date 1846
Medium Ink on silk
Dimensions Overall: 103 3/4 × 41 3/4 inches (263.5 × 106 cm)
Image: 66 1/4 × 31 1/4 inches (168.3 × 79.4 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Acquisitions Fund
Accession Number 1983.2
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, at upper left
Marks Stamp, upper left, in red, upper seal
Stamp, upper left, in red, lower seal: Meikei
Inscriptions Inscribed, upper left: Heigo Hatsuhara Koni narau
(Klaus F. Naumann, Tokyo, Japan);
1983-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Bulletin of the DIA 61, no. 3 (1982/83): p. 21 (ill.).

Augustin, Birgitta. “Idealist Painting and the Samurai.” Bulletin of the DIA 88, no. 1/4 (2014): pp. 93, 99 (fig. 10).