- Museum number
Hanging scroll. Wild geese and ducks. Painted in ink on silk.
- Production date
- 1500-1880 (floruit)
Height: 139 centimetres (image)
Height: 213 centimetres (scroll)
Width: 80 centimetres (image)
Width: 96.50 centimetres (scroll)
- Curator's comments
- '26 and 27. The seals on the pictures are not artist's seals.'
'Excellent specimens.' (unattributed annotations in the specially interleaved Japanese Study Room copy of Anderson 1886)
YPL 5 Nov 2019: Previously dated 1488-1505
- 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: Ch.Ptg.80 (Pair with 1881,1210,0.26, Ch.Ptg. 79)