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Full Record: x-1989-sl-2.107/1989_2.107.JPG

Bamboo

Okuhara Seiko

(Koga, Ibaraki prefecture, 1837 - 1913, Edo)

19th century

circa 1870 - circa 1891

1989/2.107

ink on paper

rank 8.77544

bamboo

Full Record: x-2006-sl-2.33a-amp-amp-sem-b/2006_2.33AB.JPG

Round Woven Basket

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

20th century

2006/2.33A&B

woven bamboo

rank 8.67680

bamboo

basket

Full Record: x-1954-sl-1.522/1954_1.522.JPG

Vase with green bamboo design

Artist Unknown, Japan

20th century

1st half of 20th century

1954/1.522

porcelain with green overglaze painting

rank 8.67680

bamboo

vase

Full Record: x-1968-sl-2.54/1968_2.54.JPG

Sparrow on a Bamboo Branch

Kanô Gyokuraku

A plump sparrow is perching on a bamboo branch, which is bending from the main branch on the left side of the painting. The bamboo has young and mature leaves. The background is left as blank. The mounting is made of creamy silk brocade with blue green silk brocade strips. Brown brocade pieces are pasted on the top and the bottom of the mounting. There is a seal in red ink on the left corner. Wrinkles on the top and right lower side of the bid; some smaller worm holes and one large hole underneath the bird, but all repaired.

active 1550 - 1590

16th century

2nd half of 16th century

1968/2.54

Hanging scroll: ink on paper

rank 8.67680

bamboo

birds

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Orchids; pair with Bamboo, 1987/1.152.2

Nakabayashi Chikutô

1776-1853

19th century

1st half of the 19th century

1987/1.152.1

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 8.67680

bamboo

orchid

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.152.2/1987_1.152.2.JPG

Bamboo

Nakabayashi Chikutô

1776-1853

19th century

1st half of the 19th century

1987/1.152.2

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 8.67680

bamboo

orchid

Full Record: x-2003-sl-1.390/2003_1.390.JPG

Bamboo and Rocks

Nakabayashi Chikutô

Black ink painting of bamboo shoots around rocks. Writing located in the lower left side of the painting.

1776-1853

19th century

1836

2003/1.390

hanging scroll, ink on silk

rank 8.67680

bamboo

rock

Full Record: x-1986-sl-1.167.1/1986_1.167.1.JPG

Bamboo (pair with 1986/1.167.2)

Tomioka Tessai

Long, thing hanging scroll with a black/grey ink painting on a gold cloth backing. Writing is in the upper left side of the painting. The painting itself depicts stalks of bamboo.

1836-1924

19th century

circa 1865-1875

1986/1.167.1

ink on paper

rank 8.67680

bamboo

calligraphy

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.66/1955_1.66.JPG

Chyrsanthemum and Bamboo, from the Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting

Artist Unknown, China

19th century

19th century

1955/1.66

color woodblock print on paper

rank 8.58034

bamboo

chrysanthemum

painting

Full Record: x-1955-sl-2.14/1955_2.14.JPG

Bamboo

Gao Shiqi (Kao Shih-ch'i)

1645-1704

17th-18th century

1645-1704

1955/2.14

handscroll, ink on paper

rank 8.58034

bamboo

calligraphy

plants

Large Ovoid Vase with Bamboo Design

Hamada Shôji

Ovoid stoneware vase with brown iron glaze and bamboo design stretching diagonally across the height of the vase. A short, tapered neck flares iinto a wide rimmed opening.

(1894 - 1978)

20th century

circa 1930-1950

2003/2.16

stoneware with iron glaze; bamboo design created with wax resist

rank 8.58034

bamboo

stoneware

vase

Full Record: x-1930.38/1930.38.JPG

Kimono Fragment, with Embroidered and Couched Designs of Plum, Bamboo and Pine

Artist Unknown, Japan

19th century

1860-1900

1930.38

silk crepe (chirimen) with embroidery and couched metallic threads

rank 8.58034

bamboo

flowers

pines

Full Record: x-2014-sl-2.252/2014_2.252.JPG

Bamboo in Snow

Obaku Seikon (Taiho)

Gold and tan colored cloth with a scene of two bamboo shoots.

1691-1774

circa 1760-1774

2014/2.252

ink on silk, silk and paper backing

rank 8.58034

bamboo

snow

trees

Full Record: x-1972-sl-2.350/1972_2.350.JPG

Landscape with Bamboo (fan painting), Spring

Zhang Feng (Chang Fêng)

act. 1642-1673

17th century

1662

1972/2.350

ink and gold on paper

rank 8.58034

bamboo

landscapes

rocks

Full Record: x-1970-sl-2.7/1970_2.7.JPG

Bamboo and Orchids [Lan-chu t'u chou]

Zheng Xie (Chêng Hsieh)

A white hanging scroll with black ink. The plant that is the focal point of the painting takes up the middle, while an inscription runs along the right side. Stamps are seen on the bottom of both the right and left side of the painting.

1693-1765

18th century

circa 1740-1766

1970/2.7

ink on paper

rank 8.58034

bamboo

orchid

plants

Full Record: x-1980-sl-2.118/1980_2.118.JPG

Snuff bottle with painted design of a Pekingese dog and bamboo

Artist Unknown, China

19th century

circa 1821-1850

1980/2.118

porcelain with overglaze enamel painting; stopper of metal, coral and turquoise

rank 8.48601

bamboo

dog

snuff bottle

Flower Basket

Artist Unknown, China

20th century

20th century

2006/2.35

woven bamboo

rank 8.48601

bamboo

basket

flower (plant)

Full Record: x-1958-sl-2.40/1958_2.40.JPG

Bamboo

Hanabusa Itchô

Osaka, 1652 - 1724

18th century

early 18th century

1958/2.40

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 8.48601

bamboo

hanging scroll

japan

Album of 11 Sketches ( collaborative work by multiple artists): hauling a boat

Japan, Signature and/or Seal Unread

20th century

circa 1923

1982/2.7.9

album leaf, ink and light color on paper

rank 8.48601

album leaf

bamboo

figures

Full Record: x-1977-sl-2.143/1977_2.143.JPG

Bamboo

Kakutei

(Nagasaki, 1722 - 1785, Edo)

18th century

circa 1750-1785

1977/2.143

ink on paper

rank 8.48601

bamboo

hanging scroll

japan

Full Record: x-2011-sl-2.165/2011_2.165.JPG

Bamboo

Kobayashe Kanrin

A hanging scroll painting of bamboo.

(1813 - 1887)

19th century

1972-1975

2011/2.165

sumi on paper

rank 8.48601

bamboo

scroll paintings

sumi

Full Record: x-1966-sl-2.36/1966_2.36.6.JPG

Flowers

Ma Yuanyu (Ma Yüan-yü)

1699-1722

17th-18th century

1699-1722

1966/2.36

handscroll, ink and color on paper

rank 8.48601

bamboo

calligraphy

flowers

plants

Full Record: x-1966-sl-1.103/1966_1_103_VIEW1.JPG

Tsuba (Sword guard)

Sadanobu

It is a round, openwork tsuba, in the design of three interconnected bamboo leaves. It has the signature: Kishû jû, Sadanobu.

1809-1879

17th century

17th century

1966/1.103

iron

rank 8.48601

bamboo

iron

leaves

sword

Bamboo and Rock

Chang Ku-nien

Bamboo and strangely shaped rock are painted here.

(Shanghai, China, 1906 - 1987, Flint, Michigan)

20th century

1965-1985

2006/1.123

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 8.39372

bamboo

hanging scrolls

ink

rock

Full Record: x-1955-sl-1.128/1955_1.128.JPG

Courtesan in an iris-patterned robe: "June" in a series of Twelve Months

Kaigetsudô Dohan

This is a large monochrome print of a courtesan wearing kimono with iris design. The courtesan is standing with her right hand in the sleeve that she raises to her chin and left hand gathering up her kimono; Her cloak with bamboo leaf and gentian flower design is slipping off her shoulder and revealing her dark kimono with iris roundels. She has long hair; her hair is tied and draped on the back. She is looking toward the right side. There is the artist’s signature and seal, and publisher’s seal on the right.

active 1710 - 1716

18th century

circa 1714

1955/1.128

Kakemono-e (oversize) sumizurii-e (monochrome woodblock print) on paper

rank 8.39372

bamboo

courtesan

kimono

standing position

Full Record: x-2003-sl-1.402/2003_1.402.JPG

Tanuki (raccoon dog) and Bamboo in the Snow

Konoshima Ôkoku

A tanuki, or racoon dog, is seen peering over its shoulder on a snowy hill. Its footprints disappear in the snow behind it. Bamboo rise from out of view on the bottom right, and dominate the upper register of the image. This painting mounted on a hanging scroll also includes elaborate gold fabric with repeating designs.

1877-1938

20th century

early 20th century

2003/1.402

Hanging scroll, ink on silk

rank 8.39372

bamboo

hanging scrolls

ink

snow

Full Record: x-2009-sl-2.50/2009_2.50.JPG

Farmer's Lunchbox

Artist Unknown, Korea

A rectangluar box woven with bamboo. There is a strip of bamboo with a clasp to keep the basket closed and in one piece. Used as a fermer's lunchbox.

1875-1925

2009/2.50

bamboo

rank 8.39372

bamboo

baskets

boxes (containers)

korean

Full Record: x-1969-sl-2.167/1969_2.167.JPG

Bird on a Bamboo Branch

Lang Shining (Lang Shih-ning; Guiseppe Castiglione)

1688-1766

18th century

circa 1736-1766

1969/2.167

folding fan, ink and color on paper

rank 8.39372

bamboo

birds

calligraphy

flowers

plants

Full Record: x-1949-sl-1.191/1949_1.191.JPG

Pine and Bamboo

Qi Baishi (Ch'i Pai-shih)

The painting depicts bamboo plants and pine trees, with a calligraphic inscription on the right bottom.

(1864 - 1957)

20th century

circa 1930

1949/1.191

ink on paper

rank 8.39372

bamboo

calligraphy

pine trees

plants

Full Record: x-1975-sl-1.82/1975_1.82.JPG

Blue-and-white jar with design of magpies, camellia & bamboo, Chongzheng era

Artist Unknown, China

17th–18th century?

1628-1644

1975/1.82

porcelain with blue underglaze painting and incised designs

rank 8.30343

bamboo

birds

camellia

insects

porcelain, opaque

Full Record: x-2006-sl-2.36/2006_2.36.JPG

Flat Basket with swastika motif, from Taiwan

Artist Unknown, China

Flat woven bamboo basket with geometric pattern in red and black

20th century

20th century

2006/2.36

woven bamboo

rank 8.30343

bamboo

basket

basketry

patterns (design elements)

Full Record: x-1978-sl-2.2/1978_2_2_VIEW1.JPG

Tsuba (sword guard) with inlaid design of samurai on horseback at the shore

Harunori

This small, flat metal piece has a quartrefoil shape. Three holes in the middle. Some chips can be seen around the center hole, which mended with silver and copper. A samurai on horseback is charging into the sea from steep hill; he is wearing a helmet, armor, and sword, and holding a fan. A pine tree is standing on the samurai’s right side; there are rocks and bamboo grass by the ocean. The motifs of the ocean, pine tree, bamboo grass and rocks also appear on the reverse side. Gold and some silver and copper inlays are applied on pine branches, samurai's helmet, horse's mane and bridle, bamboo grass on the shore, and spray from waves.

18th century

18th century

1978/2.2

iron with gold, silver, and copper inlays

rank 8.30343

bamboo

horse

ocean

pine tree

samurai

Black supplementary weft brocade haori with woven design of sparrows and bamboo

Artist Unknown, Japan

Black crepe silk with woven metallic threads. Lining is made of white damask silk with sayagata pattern; white gofun painted lines between pattern repeats and then bokashizome in "stripes" of colors. Woven design of sparrow and bamboo is on the back only.

20th century

1940s-1950s

2005/1.353

black crepe silk with woven metallic threads

rank 8.30343

bamboo

bird

brocade

jackets (clothing)

kimono

Full Record: x-1970-sl-2.8/1970_2.8.JPG

Bamboo and Rocks

Qian Zai (Ch'ien Tsai)

A vertical hanging scroll on white fabric. The image is in black ink on faded paper. A bamboo tree occupies most of the space. A signature is located in the middle on the left of the painting.

1708-1793

20th century

1787

1970/2.8

ink on paper

rank 8.30343

bamboo

hanging scrolls

ink

rocks

streams

Full Record: x-1983-sl-2.245/1983_2.245.JPG

Bamboo and Rock

Sô Aiseki (Mokusô Shinkei)

c. 1780-1837?

19th century

early 19th century

1983/2.245

hanging scroll, ink on paper

rank 8.21505

bamboo

calligraphy

hanging scroll

japan

rock

rocks

Bamboo in snow

Zhu Sheng (Chu Sheng)

In this image of bamboo bent under heavy snow the leaves are depicted with vigorous yet controlled strokes of the brush, while the snow is indicated by surrounding areas of blank paper with dark ink, a traditional technique in monochrome ink painting.

1618 - circa 1690

17th century

1690

2002/2.351

hanging scroll, ink on satin

rank 8.21505

bamboo

hanging scrolls

literati (painters)

snow

winter

Full Record: x-1976-sl-2.103/1976_2.103.JPG

Birds in a Tree

Nakabayashi Chikutô

A family of birds rest among willow branches. Three chicks rest below, while the larger parents perch above

1776-1853

19th century

1840

1976/2.103

Hanging scroll, ink on silk

rank 8.12854

bamboo

birds

chicks

hanging scrolls

ink

rock

tree

Full Record: x-1961-sl-1.174/1961_1.174.1OF6.JPG

Scholarly Occupations and The Three Friends (Pine, Plum, Bamboo)

Ikeno Taiga

1723-1776

18th century

18th century

1961/1.174

one of a pair of 6-fold screens, ink on paper

rank 8.04383

abstraction

bamboo

child

figures

japan

pines

plum tree

screen

Full Record: x-1961-sl-1.175/1961_1.175.1OF6.JPG

Scholarly Occupations and The Three Friends (Pine, Plum, Bamboo)

Ikeno Taiga

1723-1776

18th century

18th century

1961/1.175

one of pair a of 6-fold screens, ink on paper

rank 8.04383

abstraction

bamboo

child

figures

japan

pines

plum tree

screen

Full Record: x-1986-sl-1.165/1986_1.165.JPG

Magpies and Hibiscus

Yamamoto Baiitsu

Two magpies rest among hibiscus flowers. “Boneless” washes for the hibiscus flowers are contrasted with ink outlines of bamboo.

1783-1856

early to mid-19th century

1831

1986/1.165

Hanging scroll, ink and light color on paper

rank 8.04383

bamboo

birds

flowers

grass (plant)

hanging scrolls

rock

trees

Full Record: x-2005-sl-1.344/2005_1_344.JPG

Red brocade fukuro obi with woven pattern of colorful medallions against a field of wavy gold stripes (tatewaku)

Artist Unknown, Japan

This is made of a thick brocade of red, gold and silver. Medallion patterns and wavy stripes are woven through the entirety of the fabric, rather than halfway, as is common in less intricate obi. Medallion motifs of tortoise shells, flowers, and bamboo leaves are spaced among the golden waves across the fabric.

mid-20th century

1950s-1960s

2005/1.344

red silk with woven and embroidered design and gold wrapped thread

rank 7.96086

bamboo

chrysanthemums

embroidery

fleurons (motifs)

kimono

obi

silk (fiber)

tortoise

Full Record: x-1970-sl-2.155/1970_2.155.JPG

Landscape with a Seated Monk

Yang Jin (Yang Chin)

1644-1728

18th century

1712

1970/2.155

hanging scroll, ink and color on paper

rank 7.87959

bamboo

calligraphy

costume

figures in landscape

landscapes

plants

portraits

rocks

streams

trees

Full Record: x-1968-sl-2.25/1968_2.25ALL.JPG

Orchids Room

Unge (Taigan)

Horizontally oriented. Begins with two large characters then a series of folliage imagery proceeded by calligraphy. Ink on paper, hand scroll.

1773-1850

19th century

1823

1968/2.25

handscroll, ink on paper

rank 7.72193

bamboo

birds

calligraphy

grass (plant material)

handscroll

handscrolls

japan (nation)

orchids

painting

rocks

Full Record: x-1982-sl-1.197/1982_1.197.JPG

Tao Yüan-ming

Nakabayashi Chikkei

In the lower third of the hanging scroll are three figures. Tao Yuanming is the larger figure on the right with his two attendants on the left. They are divided by a table. In the background is a screen which separates the figures from the landscape.

1816-1867

19th century

circa 1840 - 1867

1982/1.197

ink and color on silk

rank 7.49693

bamboo

chairs

children (people by age group)

figures (illustrations)

gardens

hanging scrolls

japan (nation)

portraits

rock

rocks

Full Record: x-1974-sl-1.244/1974_1.244.JPG

The Orchid Pavilion Gathering

Sheng Maoye (Sheng Mao-yeh)

Handscroll depicting figures (42 men and 6 boys) in a landscape, most of whom are sitting along the banks of a stream as cups on lotus leaves float by. A small cluster of figures sits in a shelter over the water examining a handscroll. The painting includes an inscription, six artist’s seals and one collector’s seal.

active 1594-164

17th century

1621

1974/1.244

handscroll, ink and color on silk

rank 7.49693

bamboo

bridges

cups

drinking

figures in landscape

footbridges

handscrolls

landscapes

men

orchid

rocks

streams

trees

wen ren

Full Record: x-1964-sl-1.99/1964_1.99.JPG

Blue-and-white jar with floral and leaf design

Artist Unknown, Hizen ware, Japan

A medium size, well potted jar with round shoulder and shorter neck. Inside is not totally glazed. On the body, pine, bamboo, and plum trees are finely painted with blue underglaze. Then a translucent glaze is applied, which turns into milky, white color. It has three floral decorations on the shoulder; the decoration is originated in functional elements of “ears” to which ropes were tied for transportation. The neck has a band of double lines and spray design of peony flowers and leaves. The rim of the neck is unglazed. The foot is unglazed; eye is glazed. Some imperfections of glaze are seen toward the bottom. Glaze is scraped off on one part. Many speckles on the surface.

17th century

1615-1643

1964/1.99

porcelain, blue underglaze painting

rank 7.48041

bamboo

jar, food-storage

peonies

pine (tree)

plumb tree

Full Record: x-2006-sl-1.134/2006_1_134.JPG

Bamboo and Rock

Chang Ku-nien, Liu Yantao, Gao Yihong

A rock rises above the earth, and branches of bamboo mimic the gentle curve of its shape. Grasses grow below. Two lines of calligraphic text are written verticalley on the left side of the painting.

20th century

circa 1960-1975

2006/1.134

ink on paper

rank 7.47488

bamboo

hanging scrolls

ink

literati

literati (painters)

rock

Full Record: x-1998-sl-2.1/1998_2.1.JPG

The Hermit Lin P'u Accompanied by a Crane and Young Servant

Artist Unknown, China

1368-1644

1998/2.1

hanging scroll, ink and light color on silk

rank 7.47488

bamboo

calligraphy

crane

figures in landscape

historical figures

landscapes

Full Record: x-1987-sl-1.265/1987_1.265.JPG

Crane, Pine and Bamboo

Ren Xun (Jen Hsün)

This painting inculdes the seal of the artist Ren Xun. A crane stands in the foreground, with it's head and beak turned toward the viewer, revealing a patch of orangish red on its face. A pine tree arches across the background above.

1835-1893

19th century

circa 1860-1893

1987/1.265

ink and color on paper

rank 7.37178

bamboo

birds

cranes (birds)

pine trees

Full Record: x-1963-sl-2.69/1963_2.69.JPG

Shino ware flask-shaped bottle with bamboo design

Takuo Katô

Flask-shaped bottle with short, narrow neck. Bamboo leaves design in brown color is applied on one shoulder toward the bottom. The porous surface of white glaze shows the orange color of the clay. The spout is narrow and has an elevated rim. The foot is short and glazed.

1917-2005

Mid-20th century

circa 1958

1963/2.69

stoneware with white feldspathic glaze and underglaze painting in iron

rank 7.23268

bamboo

bottle

ceramics

flask (bottle)