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Seven-character "ancient style" verse (shunjû shichigon koshi) on Spring and Autumn, by Kameda Bôsai

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"Bunka heiji jûichigatsu Suisho Hihô Sanjin" 文化丙子十一月酔書非寶散人

Marks

5 seals (see unicode) 一扇左上:両袖情風 (白文 2.0 x 1.7cm 三・六扇左下:鵬斉狂叟 (白文 2.2 x 2.2cm);太平酔民 (白文 2.2 x 2.2cm) 四扇右上:墨農 (朱文 3.0 x 1.4cm)

Provenance

Purchased at auction Christie's, New York, April 21, 1989.

Credit Line

Charles Bain Hoyt Fund and Helen S. Coolidge Fund

Japanese, Edo period, dated 1816

Dimensions

Overall: 128.3 x 52 cm (50 1/2 x 20 1/2 in.) Storage: 168.4 x 61.7 x 10.5 cm (66 5/16 x 24 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.193

Medium or Technique

One of a pair of 6-panel folding screens; ink on paper

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy