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This painting portrays the Thunder God (Raijin), a powerful and ferocious figure, is fishing for his drum, carelessly dropped in the ocean.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Ôtsu-e: The Thunder God Fishing for His Drum
20th century
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J.E. Val-Mejias, M.D.
1987/1.368

Yu Ji (Yü Chi)
Presenting Lichee Fruit on a Carved Ice Platter
1738 – 1823
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1990/1.188
Depicted&nbsp;are the Seven Lucky Gods. One is standing on one foot with his belly showing and a staff&nbsp;running along his sholders. Three others are crouching on the ground to the right of the standing god. The first is Ebisu in court robes with a rod in one hand and a fan in the other. The next god is in green robes and a tall hat. The last one, Hotei, is sitting on the ground pointing with his belly showing. Across from these three gods are three more, all laying on the ground. The first is in a green robe facing and holding a drink to the god on his right Benzaiten. She is in red robes but also&nbsp;half-naked. On her right is another god Fukurokuju in tan tobes with an elongated&nbsp;forehead. On the bottom right of the hanging scroll is a signature and two seals.<br />
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Mori Kōga (Takamasa)
Bacchanalian Revelry of the Seven Lucky Gods
1833 – 1866
Museum purchase made possible by a gift from Helmut Stern
1985/2.20

Kōno Bairei
Empress Kômyô
1868
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. J.E. Val-Mejias, M.D.
1987/1.365
In the lower third of the hanging scroll are three figures. Tao Yuanming is the larger figure on the right with his two attendants on the left. They are divided by a table. In the background is a screen which separates the figures from the landscape.
Nakabayashi Chikkei
Tao Yüan-ming
1840 – 1867
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1982/1.197
A bird is perched on a branch on the upper right with its tail extending to the left of the painting. The bottom right has a branch with a knot in the middle and a signature to the left of the knot. Coming down from the top of the print on the left is a pine branch. 
Ding Yanyong
Bird of Longevity on Pine Branch
1830 – 1880
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1983/2.154

Chen Nian (Ch'en Nien)
Wisteria
1920 – 1935
Gift of Katsuizumi Sotokichi
1949/1.197
In this snowy scene a plum tree and rock seem are seen atop a hill.  The elegant, contorted trunk and branches of the tree create a visual arch over the image, framing the rock, snow, and block of calligraphic text below.
Chang Ku-nien, Chen Shu-chen
Plum Blossoms in Snow
1975 – 1999
Gift of Dr. Cheng-Yang and Mrs. Shirley Chang
2006/1.129

Wang Yachen
Pine Tree, Mountains and Ancient Temple
1966
Gift of Benjamin Chou and Dr. Christina Fang
2007/2.25

Wang Yachen
Pine Trees
1963
Gift of Benjamin Chou and Dr. Christina Fang
2007/2.26

Matsubayashi Keigetsu
Winter
1922 – 1954
Gift of Yoichi Nakajima
1961/2.3
This hanging scroll depicts a bearded figure in billowing robes standing on a sword on the waves of a river. The figure is depicted with a great economy of line, with his face being indicated with a minimal amount of brushstrokes and the sense of the fluttering of his robes being indicated through a series of bold brushtrokes using dark ink and a dry brush. An inscription is placed on the upper right corner. 
Soga Shōhaku
Crossing the Yangtze on a Sword
18th century
Museum Purchase
1963/1.96
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