Hanging scroll: Plum branch bound up with narcissus

hanging scroll: Plum branch bound up with narcissus
view: front

This scroll painting is mounted on a cream-coloured lattice and floral motif silk panel. The image is set against a dark background and shows a flowering plum branch, at the base of which are bound narcissus leaves. The branch and the pink blossom are drawn in detail, and the brown and pink tones are adopted throughout the painting.

made by the priest Keison
Object details
Type of object: Hanging scroll
Type category: Visual work
Material: Ink
Width: 340 mm
Height: 1143 mm
Depth: 0 mm
Style/Period: Helen Coleman
Date range: 1500 CE
Discovery site: Helen Coleman
Personal name: -
Role: -
Culture: Japanese
Record data
Artworld id: 10921
Current accession number: UEA 767
Former accession number: -
Credit line: -
Recorded by: SA
Record date: Thu, 1st Jan 1970
Copyright: Copyright© by the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, UEA, Norwich, 2002. All Rights reserved