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Provenance

1913, with a Mr. Re, China; October 5, 1913, sold by Mr. Re to Koichi Hayasaki (b. 1874 - d. 1956) and taken to Japan [see note 1]; December, 1913, shipped to Boston and purchased by the MFA. (Accession Date: January 8, 1914) NOTES: [1] Koichi Hayasaki served as the MFA's purchasing agent in China.

Credit Line

Special Chinese and Japanese Fund

Chinese, Late 15th–early 16th century

Dimensions

42.3 x 65.6cm (16 5/8 x 25 13/16in.) Other (Overall): 181 x 89.5cm (71 1/4 x 35 1/4in.)

Accession Number

14.78

Medium or Technique

Ink on paper

Collections

Asia

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