Traditional Japanese Art for a Bright Future "Signs of Good Fortune" from the collection of Susan Tosk

Nov 12, 2020 - Dec 30, 2020

Unsigned (Signs of Good Fortune)

Fukusa, tethered hawk

gold, silver thread, couched gold thread, kanoko dye, embroidery, on figured satin

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unsigned, 1750-1800

Warriors and hawks are associated as symbols with success and power. In Mongol or central Asia, the word hawk is used as a name of a person with power.

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