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

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Signed

"Bôsai Rôjin kyôsho" 鵬斎老人興書

Marks

6 seals (see unicode) 一扇右上:墨農(朱文 2.5 x 2.5 cm) 三扇左下:(皆白文 2.5 x 2.5 cm) 鵬斎狂叟 ; 太平酔民; 長興之記  四扇右上:醒狂 (朱文 2.2 x 1.4 cm) 六扇右下:長興之記(白文 2.5 x 2.5 cm);鵬斎 (朱文 2.9 x 2.8 cm)

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, 1816

Dimensions

Storage: 168.2 x 61.8 x 10.5 cm (66 1/4 x 24 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.194

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Calligraphy