The Old Plum, attributed to Kano Sansetsu, ink, color and gold on gilded paper, 1645 (Edo period).
This wonderfully gnarled old tree, portrayed across four sliding door panels, is almost a landscape — or a world — in itself.
In the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Click Fullscreen, then zoom or use download arrow.
Link: The Old Plum, attributed to Kano Sansetsu
2 Replies to “Eye Candy for Today: Kano Sansetsu Plum”
Yes!!! Cannot wait to learn and perform this ancient old technique, that has been on my mind to try out, for a quite a while, as if you´ve read my mind, Charley.
Really interesting , evokes a real sense of wonder ….
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