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Transom panels (ramma) from the Phoenix Pavilion (Hooden)

Carved wood flowers and leaves, painted in vibrant greens and blues, overlap curving tree branches. Among them are are two birds, phoenixes.
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  • Carved wood flowers and leaves, painted in vibrant greens and blues, overlap curving tree branches. Among them are are two birds, phoenixes.

Date:

1893

Artist:

Takamura Koun
Japanese, 1852-1934

About this artwork

Status

On View, Gallery 108

Department

Arts of Asia

Artist

Takamura Kôun

Title

Transom panels (ramma) from the Phoenix Pavilion (Hooden)

Origin

Japan

Date

1888–1898

Medium

Wood with polychrome

Dimensions

95 × 280 × 20 cm (37 1/4 × 110 1/4 × 7 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of the University of Illinois at Chicago Conservation made possible by an anonymous donor, Roger L. Weston, Richard and Heather Black, Patricia Welch Bro, Mary S. Lawton, John K. Notz, Jr., Richard and Janet Horwood, Charles Haffner III, Mrs. Marilynn B. Alsdorf, and Walter and Karen Alexander.

Reference Number

2009.631

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