The Burke Collection
Mt. Fuji (富士山)
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Karasumaru Mitsuhiro

(烏丸光広; 1579–1638)

Catalogue information

Edo period

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

35.7 x 42.2 cm (14 x 16 5/8 in.)

Donated to the Minneapolis Institute of Art by the Mary and Jackson Burke Foundation in 2015


Naruse Fujio 1980, p. 44, no. 32
Naruse Fujio
Fuji no e: Kamakura jidai kara gendai made, kaikan 20-shūnen kinen tokubetsuten / Paintings of Mt. Fuji: Special Exhibition Celebrating the 20th Anniversary of the Museum Yamato Bunkakan. Exh. cat., Museum Yamato Bunkakan. Nara: Bunkakan.

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­Shimizu and Rosenfield 1984, pp. 252–53, no. 104.
Shimizu, Yoshiaki, and John M. Rosenfield
Masters of Japanese Calligraphy, 8th–19th Century. Exh. cat. New York: Asia Society Galleries and Japan House Gallery.

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Additional details


by Mitsuhiro

White clouds, appearing like a cloth in the sky, / compete with the festive feeling in my mind.


Inscribed by Mitsuhiro