- Museum number
Hanging scroll. Peasant crossing bridge in moonlight. Ink and colour on silk.
- Production date
Height: 171 centimetres (mount)
Height: 94 centimetres
Width: 51.20 centimetres (mount)
Width: 35 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- '2277. Genuine, but inferior work.' (unattributed annotation in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- 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).
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Asia painting number: Jap.Ptg.2425 (Japanese Painting Number)