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
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