The Burke Collection
Splashed-Ink Landscape
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Bokushō Shūshō

(牧松周省; fl. late 15th–early 16th century)

Catalogue information

Muromachi period

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

80 x 33.9 cm (31 1/2 x 13 3/8 in.)

Donated to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015

Ex Coll.: Umezawa Kinenkan Museum, Tokyo; Moriya Kōzō, Kyoto


“Bokushō hitsu Sansui zu” 1942, pl. 7
“Bokushō hitsu Sansui zu”
“Bokushō hitsu Sansui zu” (“Landscape,” by Bokushō). Kokka, no. 618 (May).

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Matsushita Takaaki 1960, no. 43
Matsushita Takaaki
Muromachi suibokuga (Suiboku painting of the Muromachi period). Tokyo: Muromachi Suibokuga Kankōkai.

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Murase 1975, no. 35
Murase, Miyeko
Japanese Art: Selections from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection. Exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Shimizu and Wheelwright 1976, no. 19
Shimizu, Yoshiaki, and Carolyn Wheelwright
[Editors]. Japanese Ink Paintings from American Collections: The Muromachi Period; An Exhibition in Honor of Shūjirō Shimada. Exh. cat. Princeton: The Art Museum, Princeton University.

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Shimada Shūjirō 1979, no. 56
Shimada Shūjirō
[Editor]. Suibokuga (Ink painting). Zaigai Nihon no shihō (Japanese art: Selections from Western collections), 3. Tokyo: Mainichi Shinbunsha.

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Akazawa Eiji 1980, fig. 45
Akazawa Eiji
[Editor]. Muromachi no suibokuga: Sesshū, Sesson, Motonobu (Ink painting of the Muromachi period: Sesshū, Sesson, and Motonobu). Nihon bijutsu zenshū (Survey of Japanese art), 16. Tokyo: Gakushū Kenkyūsha.

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Tokyo National Museum 1985a, no. 20
Tokyo National Museum
Nihon bijutsu meihin ten: New York Burke Collection / A Selection of Japanese Art from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Tokyo: Chunichi Shimbun.

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Avitabile 1990, no. 41
Avitabile, Gunhild
[Editor]. Die Kunst des alten Japan: Meisterwerke aus der Mary and Jackson Burke Collection, New York. Exh. cat. Frankfurt: Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt.

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Murase 2000, no. 66.
Murase, Miyeko
Bridge of Dreams: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection of Japanese Art. Exh. cat. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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