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painting / hanging scroll

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1982,0520,0.1.1-2

  • Description

    Pair of paintings, hanging-scrolls. Cherry trees in morning and evening; (right scroll) trunk of cherry tree growing from ground, and blossom in day; (left scroll) blossom visible through misty air. Ink and colour on silk, with ivory jikusaki. Signed and sealed. With inscribed storage box.

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 18thC(late)-19thC(early)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 102.1 centimetres (each)
    • Width: 30.5 centimetres (each)
    • Height: 187 centimetres (mount)
    • Width: 47 centimetres (mount)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Script

        Japanese
      • Inscription Position

        each scroll, image, bottom
      • Inscription Content

        考敬
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Kokei
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Script

        Japanese
      • Inscription Position

        each scroll, image, bottom
      • Inscription Content

        考敬
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Kokei
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        inside box lid
      • Inscription Language

        Japanese
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Kokei-o __ga shinseki ____ / Hinoto i saichu fuyu / Kan'ei kansu.
      • Inscription Translation

        A true work by Kokei, seen by [Nishiyama] Kan'ei in winter, 1887.
  • Bibliography

    • Hizo Nihon bijutsu taikan Vol 3 BW 29, BW 30 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1982

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    1982,0520,0.1.1-2

  • Additional IDs

    • Jap.Ptg.Add.672 (Japanese Painting Additional Number)
Painting, pair of hanging-scrolls. Cherry blossom by day and night. Ink and colour on silk. Signed and sealed. With inscribed storage box.

Painting, pair of hanging-scrolls. Cherry blossom by day and night. Ink and colour on silk. Signed and sealed. With inscribed storage box.

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