The Burke Collection
Kosode with plum trees and Chinese poem by Zhang Xiaobiao (章孝標, fl. ca. 830)
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Catalogue information

Edo period, second half of 17th century

Silk, embroidery, and tie-dyeing

L. 167.6 cm (66 in.)

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


Murase 1980b, no. 46.
Murase, Miyeko
Urban Beauties and Rural Charms: Japanese Art from the Mary and Jackson Burke Collection. Exh. cat. Orlando, Fla.: Loch Haven Art Center.

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[from “A Feast at the Clear Field in Early Spring” by Zhang Xiaobiao]

Plum blossoms amidst the snow flutter over the zither.