We're celebrating color this week (September 30–October 4, 2013) in a series of Pinterest boards focusing on different hues found in our collections. Here we collect some notable red works. Explore color further in the Harvard Art Museums magazine, Index: harvardartmuseums.org/index
Zhongxiang Li, It's Just Between the Heaven and Earth (Tiandi zhi jian), 1994, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
Untitled #6 | Harvard Art Museums
Torii Kiyonaga, Actor Ichikawa Danjûrô 5th in the Shibaraku Role of Asahina (Ichikawa Hakuen kaomise no tsurane), Late Edo period, 1801, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.
Edward Burne-Jones, Danaë Watching the Building of the Brazen Tower, 1872, Harvard Art Museums/Fogg Museum.
Katsushika Hokusai, Mount Fuji Viewed during a Fine Wind on a Clear Morning (Gaifû kaisei), from the series Thirty-Six Views of Mount Fuji (Fugaku sanjûrokkei), Late Edo period, circa 1829-1833, Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum.