First, guests enter the tearoom and appreciate the decorations chosen by the host such as a hanging scroll
in the alcove.
A calligraphic hanging scroll
inscribed with five characters reading "snow, moon, flower, one window" inspires the new show, at White Lotus Gallery, 767 Willamette St.
The image is framed by dark blue mounts, also printed, that make the piece resemble a hanging scroll
In 2006, she created and mounted 'The Splendour of Autumn' on a hanging scroll
for the Kyoto State Guest House.
Korin, Koetsu and Hoitsu produced sets of hanging scroll
sets with and without the poems, as well as in works on paper or in Koetsu's designs on ceramic.
Additional highlights from the sale included: a gilt copper alloy and colored glass overlay model of an elephant, 19th/20th Century (sold for $1,834,000 USD); a set of eighteen carved ivory luohan, 19th Century (sold for $506,000 USD); a pair of hanging scroll
paintings titled "Morning Glories and Gourds" byQi Baishi (sold for $458,000 USD); a rare carved rhinoceros horn libation cup, 17th/18th Century (sold for $386,000 USD) and a set of carved ivory eighteen lohan, 19th Century (sold for $338,000 USD).
It pairs essays explaining the stories and legends behind the animal imagery with background information on the social and artistic context of Japanese hanging scroll
paintings, and will appeal to artists, collectors, and any with an interest in Japanese art with its powerful survey.
advantage of the verticality of the hanging scroll
, moving the empty
Thread a piece of string or ribbon through the holes to create a hanging scroll
The large size of this hanging scroll
is well-suited for display in a public setting.
It is difficult to find a Chinese landscape painting that does not contain the juxtaposition of mountains and water: two examples are Shen Zhou's famous hanging scroll
Lofty Mount Lu, dated 1467; and Kuncan's Lofty Mountains, Endless Streams, dated 1660 (Figures 8 and 9).
In a traditional tatami-matted room, bare save for a hanging scroll
, a highly trained tea master will perform the ritualised preparation of green tea or matcha with awe-inspiring concentration.