Artist Suzuki Kiitsu, Japanese, 1796-1858
Title
  • Reeds and Cranes
Date 19th century
Medium color paint on gilded silk
Dimensions Overall (fully open): 69 7/8 × 145 1/4 inches (177.5 cm × 3 m 68.9 cm)
Installed (with 40" wide angles.): 68 7/8 × 122 × 15 inches (174.9 × 309.9 × 38.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from the Gerald W. Chamberlin Foundation, Inc., Mr. and Mrs. Charles M. Endicott, Mrs. Howard J. Stoddard, Mr. Howard P. Stoddard, and Mr. and Mrs. Stanford C. Stoddard
Accession Number 79.28.2
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Signed Signed, lower left: Kiitsu
Marks Stamp, lower left: Kiitsu [artist's seal]
(Klaus F. Naumann, Tokyo, Japan);
1979-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Yamane, Y., and Tsuji, N. Rimpa Kaiga Zenshu 5. Tokyo, 1978, no. 130 (ill. plates 145, 167-169).

"Family Art Game," DIA Advertising Supplement. Detroit News, April 14, 1985, p. 14 (ill.).

100 Masterworks from the Detroit Institute of Arts. New York, 1985, p. 62, p. 63 (ill.).

Mitchell, S.W. "The Asian Collection at the Detroit Institute of Arts." Orientations 13, no. 5 (May 1982): pp. 14-36, fig. 13b.