Painting, album leaf. Falcon and crane. Colours on silk. According to the catalogue, signed and sealed.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 21.25 inches
- Width: 33.25 inches
'429. Kano School.'
'Copied from a famous picture by kano Tanyu in the collection of Marquis Hachi-suka. Another copy is in the Tokio Museum.' 'by Okamoto Toyohisa' (unattributed annotations in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
The collection of over 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings assembled by Prof. William Anderson during his residency in Japan, 1873-1880, was acquired by the Museum in 1881. The items were not listed in the register, but rather were published separately as the 'Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum' (Longmans & Co, 1886).
- Jap.Ptg.582 (Japanese Painting Number)
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Object reference number: JCF454