Artist Japanese
  • Set of Miniature Painting Albums
  • Japanese miniature painting album (3) in designed wooden box
Date ca. between 18th and 19th century
Medium Albums: ink and watercolor on paper Box: Wood, ink
Credit Line Museum Purchase, Ancient Art Deaccession Fund, City of Detroit by exchange
Accession Number 2013.72
Department Asian Art
On View , Level 1 (see map)
Marks Stamps, in red, throughout each album: [seals]
Inscriptions Inscribed, throughout
(Kaikodo, New York, New York, USA);
2013-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Augustin, Birgitta. “Idealist Painting and the Samurai.” Bulletin of the DIA 88, no. 1/4 (2014): pp. 94, 96, 100 (fig. 13-14).