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Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Theatrical Robe with peacock and chrysanthemums
1775 – 1825
Gift of Charles and Brita Dolph
1982/2.6
This is a painting of chrysanthemums on a two-fold screen. The paper is sprinkled with gold and the flowers are painted in ink and light color. The flowers come out of the corners and edges of the screen and spread into the center of the screen. There is a lot of negative space filled in by the gold in the background. A signature is in the middle followed by two seals. There is a third seal in the center of the other screen. 
Ikeno Taiga
Orchids and Chrysanthemums
18th century
1986/2.10
Purple silk damask with hitome kanoko floral design in graduated scale, from small at collar to large at hem.  Lining is plain white silk at the top, the lower third and sleeve ends are purple.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Kimono
1960 – 1979
Gift of Howard and Patricia Yamaguchi
2005/1.360

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Autumn Chrysanthemum, from the Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting
19th century
Museum Purchase
1955/1.69

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Octagonal Stacking Boxes with Chrysanthemum Design
19th century
Transfer from the School of Art and the College of Architecture and Urban Planning.
1997/1.197A-D
This hanging scroll depicts three white chrysanthemums. The flowers form a dynamic arc, and were executed with powerful, rapid brushstrokes. The contrast between the thin lines of the petals of the flowers and the dark thick strokes made with the side of the brush suggesting the leaves and stalks of the plants creates the main visual drama of the painting. 
Soga Shōhaku
Chrysanthemums
18th century
1960/1.183

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Chyrsanthemum and Bamboo, from the Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting
19th century
Museum Purchase
1955/1.66

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Paired cuffbands: Purple bird on white brocade with peach and chrysanthemum flow
19th century
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Herbert W. Johe
1989/2.36

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Chrysanthemum and Rock, from the Mustard Seed Garden Manual of Painting
19th century
Museum Purchase
1955/1.67
<p>This dish is decorated with a mold-impressed single chrysanthemum design at the center of its inner base. Glaze has been applied rather thickly, but is well fused and clear to form a crystalline surface tinged with blue. The glaze on the outside of the base has been partially oxidized, producing a brown hue. Crackles are spread throughout the surface. The inner walls are decorated with low relief of ten chrysanthemum spray designs. The base is at and has no foot, while traces of quartzite supports remain in three places.<br />
[<em>Korean Collection, University of Michigan Museum of Art </em>(2014) p.113]</p>
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Dish is decorated with a mold-impressed single chrysanthemum design at the center of the base. Glaze has been applied thickly, forming a crystalline surface tinged with blue. The outside glaze has been partially oxidized, turning it slightly brown. The innter walls are decorated with ten chrysanthemum spray designs. Traces of quartzite supports can be seen on the bottom of the dish.
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Celadon Lobed Dish with Chrysanthemum Design in Relief
12th century
Gift and partial purchase from Bruce and Inta Hasenkamp, purchase with funds from Elder and Mrs Sang-Yong Nam
2021/1.144
In this print, a woman in colorful, floral robes looks coyly to the side.  Her hand is near her mouth but concealed by her sleeve.  Pink flowers stand out against a dark background behind her.  A black and white checkered strip borders the top of the print.<br />
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This is the right panel of a diptych.<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Kaizuru hime, Sawamura Tanosuke (Title); Hanmoto Izutsuya (Publisher's seal); Tori 9, aratame (Censor's seal); Toyokuni ga (Artist's signature)<br />
 
Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese (culture or style))
Kiichi Hōgen and His Book of Strategy: Sawamura Tanosuke III as Princess Minazuru
1861
Gift of Dr. James Hayes
2003/1.485.2
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