Sakai Hoitsu

Sakai Hoitsu

Sakai Hoitsu, (1761-1828)

Akigonomi no Chugu
(from The Tale of Genji)

uchiwa (Chinese-style) fan, ink, color, gold and silver on paper; signed Hoitsu Kishin hitsu with artist's seal Hoitsu

painting: 9 1/2 by 7 7/8 in.
24 by 20 cm

Acquired by the Mary Griggs Burke Collection, later gifted to the Minneapolis Institute of Art.

Sakai Hoitsu
signature and seal

Sakai Hoitsu


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site last updated
September 22, 2022

Scholten Japanese Art
145 West 58th Street, suite 6D
New York, New York 10019
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