Asian Art Anthology

I am an art history student that loves Asian art, especially Japanese prints and Chinese ink paintings.

cultureincart:

Chinese Paintings & Chinese Art

Small bridges sketch people’s ancient architecture folk customs

《小桥流水人家》系列

by 吴冠中(1919—2010)

heaveninawildflower:

Painting of a peacock (Edo period) by Masuyama Sessai (1754 - 1819). Silk painting.

Nagoya City Museum .

Wikimedia.

Sessai

gentlewave:

Yamamoto Baiitsu [山本梅逸](1783-1856): Birds and Flowers of the Four Seasons [四季花鳥図], 1850, colour on silk, hanging scroll, 148.0 x 84.0 cm, Tokyo Fuji Art Museum, Tokyo, Japan, source: fujibi.or.jp.

Baiitsu

thisishowtheworldends:

Dragon and Waves (c. 1827 - 1831) by Utagawa Kuniyoshi

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Kuniyoshi

virtual-artifacts:

Camelia, Tsukamoto Kyokusai (Japan) late 19th-early 20th century, Ivory with light staining, sumi.

heaveninawildflower:

'Lions' (circa 1886) by Hogai Kano.

 National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo

Wikimedia

elyssediamond:

Natori Shunsen

Combing her hair

1928

virtual-artifacts:

Case (Inrô) with Chrysanthemum Decoration

Period: Edo period (1615–1868)

Date: 18th–19th century

Culture: Japan

Medium: Gold and silver maki-e with inlay of mother-of-pearl on lacquered ground