Blue Phoenix

Primary Creator
Painter Koyo Omura
Height75 inches
StyleFar East
Width148 inches
Name of WorkBlue Phoenix
Production Date1921
Production Location

Current Location

Media Typesgold, ink, silk
General Notes


Rich, lush vision of a tropical forest with exotic birds. The intensity of the colors of the flora is dominant along with the details of the composition of the plants is shape, size and relation to one another.

Emotional Sum or Sense-of-life

A pleasing and lush, possibly claustrophobic, world.

Context Information

This panel is one of a pair. This is the right hand panel, and the left hand panel is of equal size and of similar subject, with variations. Thus together the work is over 24 feet long.