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Lily

Kamisaka Sekka, Japanese, 1866 - 1942

Geography:
Made in Japan, Asia

Period:
Shöwa Period (1926-1989)

Date:
c. 1942

Medium:
Ink, colors, and gold on paper; mounted as a hanging scroll

Dimensions:
9 5/8 x 9 1/2 inches (24.4 x 24.1 cm) Mount: 5 feet 3 inches x 17 inches (160 x 43.2 cm)

Curatorial Department:
East Asian Art

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1995-24-1

Credit Line:
Gift of Sondra Milne Henderson, 1995

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Kamisaka 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.

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