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Kozuka with a Crow and Heron in a Willow Tree
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Kozuka with a Crow and Heron in a Willow Tree


Description Conservation Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description A crow and heron are perched on the branch of a willow tree. These two birds are a metaphor for the pairing of opposites or ying and yang. Behind the tree on the right is the bow of a boat.
Conservation
Date Description Narrative
4/18/1984Treatmentcleaned
Exhibitions
  • The Taste of Maryland: Art Collecting in Maryland 1800-1934. The Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore. 1984.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions none
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
n.d.
Medium
shibuichi, gold, copper, silver, shakudo
(Arms & Armor)
Accession Number
51.848
Measurements
3 3/4 in. (9.6 cm) (l.)
Geographies
  • Japan (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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