Quail and Autumn Flowers秋の花に鶉図


This painting by Tosa Mitsuoki was created in the late 17th century, during the Edo era (1615–1868). This painting displays beautiful Chrysanthemums accompanied by quails. Quails and chrysanthemums, along with other flowers, make an autumnal scene that represents tranquility and longevity. The painting is done on a hanging scroll with ink and color on silk.