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Bodhidharma Crossing the Water on a Reed

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Sesshû hitsu 雪舟筆

Provenance

Formerly in the Sumitomo collection; June 1913, purchased by William S. and John T. Spaulding from Yamanaka & Co.; December 1, 1921, given by William S. and John T. Spaulding to the Museum.

Credit Line

William S. and John T. Spaulding Collection

Japanese, Modern,

Dimensions

37.3 x 13.2 cm (14 11/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.6347

Medium or Technique

Woodblock print; ink and color on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Prints