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Uto Gyoshi

(右都御史; fl. second half of 16th century)

Catalogue information

Muromachi period

Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper

76.1 x 46.5 cm (30 x 18 1/4 in.)

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


Murase 1993, no. 16
Murase, Miyeko
Jewel Rivers: Japanese Art from the Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Richmond: Virginia Museum of Fine Art.

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Kyoto National Museum 1996, no. 119
Kyoto National Museum
Muromachi jidai no Kano ha: Gadan seiha e no michi (The Kano School in the Muromachi period: On the road to artistic predominance). Exh. cat. Kyoto: Kyoto National Museum.

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Sakamoto 1997, figs. 1, 2
Sakamoto, Gen
“Kano Gyokuraku: Enigmatic Leader of the Odawara Kano School.” Orientations 28, no. 2 (February): 32–39.

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Tochigi Prefectural Museum and Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Cultural History 1998, p. 167, fig. 3
Tochigi Prefectural Museum and Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Cultural History
Kantō suibokuga no nihyakunen: Chūsei ni miru kata to imēji no keifu (Two hundred years of ink painting in the Kantō region: Lineage of stylistic models and themes in fifteenth- and sixteenth-century Japan). Exh. cat. Utsunomiya: Tochigi Prefectural Museum; Yokohama: Kanagawa Prefectural Museum of Cultural History.

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Murase 2000, no. 60.
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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