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Arts Everyday Living: Ito Jakuchu---The Phoenix Rises

Arts Everyday Living: Ito Jakuchu—The Phoenix Rises

  Old Pine Tree and White Phoenix, along with the 29 other silk scrolls of the Colorful Realm of Living Beings, is now showing at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C.  Ito Jakuchu (1715-1800) is the artist and the phoenix he depicted below represented a special creative challenge.  For according to Jakuchu: “Flowers, […]

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