Artist Kano Masunobu, Japanese, 1625 - 1694
Title
  • The Daimyo Kuroda Nagamasa among Twenty-Four Retainers
  • Kakemono (alternate title)
Date 1685
Medium Ink and paint on silk
Dimensions Overall: 45 × 22 7/8 × 1/16 inches (114.3 × 58.1 × 0.2 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 90.1S4877
Department Asian Art
Not On View
Marks Stamp, in red, lower left: [seal]
Inscriptions Inscribed, in black, lower left
Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1890-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Suga, Takaaki. “Perceptions of Armor during the Edo Period.” Bulletin of the DIA 88, no. 1/4 (2014): pp. 34-35, 40 (det. of fig. 1).

Augustin, Birgitta. “Idealist Painting and the Samurai.” Bulletin of the DIA 88, no. 1/4 (2014): pp. 87-89 (fig. 1).