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Provenance

Donated to the MFA by Okakura Kakuzo. Okakura commissioned this Shanghai artist to produce a work for the Boston Museum.

Credit Line

Gift of Okakura Kakuzo

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 1912

Dimensions

69.1 x 188.6 x 7 cm (27 3/16 x 74 1/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

RES.13.44

Medium or Technique

Black lacquered wood panel with gold and mother-of-pearl inlaid scripts

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Lacquer works