Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

Ashmolean − Eastern Art Online, Yousef Jameel Centre for Islamic and Asian Art

Unfolding Nature: Images of Summer on Chinese and Japanese Fans

(from 10th Jul until 7th Oct 2012)

Enjoy the summery scenes on fan paintings from the Chinese and Japanese reserve collection.

Detail of Praying mantis, bee, and prunus blossom, by Chen Fen, China, 1881 (Museum No: EA1966.200)
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Flowering gourd plant (EA1973.18) Flowering gourd plant (EA1973.18)   Wasabi and beans (EA1973.39) Wasabi and beans (EA1973.39)   Maple branch in spring (EAX.5432) Maple branch in spring (EAX.5432)


Flowers (EA1964.234) Flowers (EA1964.234)   Lily flower (EA1965.184) Lily flower (EA1965.184)

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