2015 / JACCC / The Price Collection: Heart of Beautiful Japan, Aug. 30 – Sept. 27

JACCC Price Collection

Japanese American Cultural and Community Center

244 South San Pedro Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012

George J. Doizaki Gallery

August 30 – September 27, 2015

Gallery hours: Tuesday through Sunday, 12 to 4 pm; closed Monday.

The Price Collection: Heart of Beautiful Japan

Sakai Hoitsu and Suzuki Shuitsu

Admission free

Sakai Hoitsu (1761-1828) Birds and Flowers of the Twelve Months. 18th -19th century. Twelve hangings scrolls. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

Sakai Hoitsu (1761-1828) Birds and Flowers of the Twelve Months. 18th -19th century. Twelve hangings scrolls. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

The Japanese American Cultural and Community Center in Los Angeles exhibits “The Price Collection: Heart of Beautiful Japan” featuring the masterpieces of the late Edo period painter Sakai Hoitsu (1761 – 1828) and Suzuki Shuitsu (1823 – 1889), with three Ikebana flower installations by Ikenobo, Ohara-Ryu, and Sogetsu schools respectively.

The exhibition includes Sakai Hoitsu’s “The Thirty-six immortal Poets with Flowering Plants” in a pair of six-panel folding screens, Hoitsu’s “Birds and Flowers of the Twelve Months” in twelve hanging scrolls, and Suzuki Shuitsu’s “Fans Floating on River” in a pair of two-panel folding screens.

Sakai Hoitsu (1761-1828) The Thirty-six immortal Poets with Flowering Plants. A Pair of six-panel folding screens. 18th – 19th century. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

Sakai Hoitsu (1761-1828) The Thirty-six immortal Poets with Flowering Plants. A Pair of six-panel folding screens. 18th – 19th century. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

Suzuki Shuitsu (1823-1889) Fans Floating on River. Late Edo-Meiji period, 19th century. A pair of two-panel folding screens. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

Suzuki Shuitsu (1823-1889) Fans Floating on River. Late Edo-Meiji period, 19th century. A pair of two-panel folding screens. The Price Collection. (Cultural News Photo)

 

 

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