UC Merced, Library and Special Collections > Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture collection > Zen monk in a tree

Image / Zen monk in a tree

Have a question about this item?

Item Information.

Title
Zen monk in a tree
Alternative Title
烏巣道人図
Creator
Soga, Shōhaku, 1730-1781
Date Created and/or Issued
[17--]
Publication Information
Japan
Contributing Institution
UC Merced, Library and Special Collections
Collection
Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture collection
Rights Information
Public Domain
Material in public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Annotations/Markings: Signed "Soga Un'yū Shōhaku zu" with two seals "Jōki" and "Soga shi" at center of right edge.
Medium: ink on silk
Exhibitions: Exhibited: "Delightful Pursuits: Highlights from the Lee Institute for Japanese Art at the Clark Center," curated by Kobayashi Tadashi, organized by The Ruth and Sherman Lee Institute for Japanese Art at the Clark Center, Nihon Keizai Shimbun, Inc., Suntory Museum of Art, Osaka Municipal Museum of Art, Oita Art Museum, The Museum of Art, Ehime, and Chiba City Museum of Art, April 16, 2002-February 2, 2003.
citation: Listed and reproduced in Kobayashi Tadashi and Samuel C. Morse, eds., Delightful Pursuits: Highlights from the Lee Institute for Japanese Art at the Clark Center (Tokyo: Nihon Keizai Shimbun, 2002).
Biography/History: Artist also known as 曾我蕭白
Funding: Digitization funded by an Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Leadership Grant (LG 30-02-0260-02) awarded to the University of California, Merced Library.
Type
image
Format
1 hanging scroll, 116 x 51 cm.
Form/Genre
hanging scrolls
Middle Edo
Identifier
ark:/13030/hb0j49p128
ucm_li_1998_015
Subject
Trees
Monks
figures (representations)
Zhidaolin, 314-366
Bai, Juyi, 772-846

Explore related content on Calisphere: