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One-line calligraphy by Mokuan: "A guest arrives - a cup of tea" (Mokuan ichigyô sho: kyaku rai ippai cha)

Marks

3 seals (see unicode) 右上:木庵理印 (5.3 x 5.3cm) 下:正法永昌(5.3 x 5.3cm);臨在正宗

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 17th century

Accession Number

50.1479

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy