East Asian Art
LilyMade in Japan, Asia
Shöwa Period (1926-1989), c. 1942
Kamisaka Sekka, Japanese, 1866 - 1942
Ink, colors, and gold on paper; mounted as a hanging scroll
Currently not on view
1995-24-1Gift of Sondra Milne Henderson, 1995
LabelKamisaka Sekka was born into a samurai family in Kyoto. Under the influence of his teacher Kishi Kokei (1840–1922), who collected the works of Rimpa artists Hon’ami Koetsu (1558–1637) and Ogata Korin (1658–1716), Sekka began painting and printmaking in the Rimpa style.