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Sparrows and Bamboo

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Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Japanese, Edo period, 17th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 7, pg. 136: no. 132

Dimensions

25.5 x 31.3 cm (10 1/16 x 12 5/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4519

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink and light color on paper

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Asia

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