Suzuki Kiitsu

Suzuki Kiitsu
signature and seal

Suzuki Kiitsu, (1796-1858)

Dragon Ascending the Summit of Mt. Fuji

hanging scroll, sumi ink on silk; signed Seisei Kiitsu, with artist's seal Shukurin, early 19th century

painting: 36 by 13 1/4 in.
91.5 by 33.5 cm
overall: 68 1/8 by 20 1/8 in.
173 by 51.2 cm

Ex. Robert Enquist Collection, New York
Ex. Anne Van Biema Collection, New York

Murashige Yasushi, Kobayashi Tadashi, eds., Rimpa Painting, Shokosha Art Books, 1992, Volume 5, no. 106, Rising Dragon by Suzuki Kiitsu, private collection
Teramoto, John, Japanese Masterworks: Paintings from the Indianapolis Museum of Art, published in conjunction with a traveling exhibition in Japan, 2004-2005, p. 151, no. 56, and cover


Suzuki Kiitsu


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