Fuyugi (Winter Wear)

 
Artist
Creation date
Materials
ink on paper
Mark Descriptions
Signature: Seiho sha Seal: relief square [Seiho]
Dimensions
11 3/4 x 17 in. (image)
Credit line
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shula
Accession number
1988.315
Collection
Not Currently On View

冬着

Deftly applied strokes of lighter ink with a few zigzag lines capture the thick rice straw wrappings that protect the trees. Depicting the bare tree itself takes only about a dozen ink strokes, and the solitary crow markedly fewer.

Undoubtedly swiftly executed, the scene is amply filled with the atmosphere of a bitingly crisp late autumn or early winter’s day.

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Shula; given to the Indianapolis Museum of Art in 1988
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