painting / handscroll
Painting, handscroll. Studies in styles of various artists. Ink and colours on silk. According to the catalogue, signed and seal.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 348 inches
- Width: 12.75 inches
Inscription CommentKano Toun
'2856. Good work.'
'15. Motonobu' (unattributed annotations in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
The collection of over 2,000 Japanese and Chinese paintings assembled by Prof. William Anderson during his residency in Japan, 1873-1880, was acquired by the Museum in 1881. The items were not listed in the register, but rather were published separately as the 'Descriptive and Historical Catalogue of a Collection of Japanese and Chinese Paintings in the British Museum' (Longmans & Co, 1886).
- Jap.Ptg.629 (Japanese Painting Number)
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Object reference number: JCF2273
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