painting / hanging scroll
Painting, hanging scroll. Narihira's journey to the east, riding past Mt. Fuji. Ink and colours on silk. Signed and sealed.
- Made in: Japan
- Height: 38.87 inches
- Width: 15.37 inches
'2104. A copy.' (unattributed annotation in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
- Topographic representation of: Tama-gawa
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.1283 (Japanese Painting Number)
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Object reference number: JCF1775
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