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painting / hanging scroll

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1881,1210,0.1377-1378

  • Description

    Painting, pair of hanging scrolls. Group of horses by river stream. Ink and colours on silk. Signed and sealed.

    [Jap.Ptg.992]
    [Jap.Ptg.992(a)]
    [Jap.Ptg.992(b)]
    [Jap.Ptg.992(c)]
    [Jap.Ptg.992(d)]
    [Jap.Ptg.992(T)]

    [Jap.Ptg.993]
    [Jap.Ptg.993(a)]
    [Jap.Ptg.993(b)]
    [Jap.Ptg.993(c)]
    [Jap.Ptg.993(d)]
    [Jap.Ptg.993(T)]

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  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1856-1862
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 107 centimetres (each)
    • Width: 44.2 centimetres (each)
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Language

        Japanese
      • Inscription Content

        法橋一信筆
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Hokkyo Kazunobu hitsu
      • Inscription Translation

        Brush of Kazunobu of hokkyo rank
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Content

        顕幽齋
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ken'yusai
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Content

        一信
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Kazunobu
  • Bibliography

    • Hizo Nihon bijutsu taikan Vol 3 BW 17, BW 18 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1881

  • 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).

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    1881,1210,0.1377-1378

  • Additional IDs

    • Jap.Ptg.992 (Japanese Painting Number)
    • Jap.Ptg.993 (Japanese Painting Number)
Pair of hanging scrolls, paintings. Group of horses by river stream. Ink and colours on silk. Signed and sealed.

Pair of hanging scrolls, paintings. Group of horses by river stream. Ink and colours on silk. Signed and sealed.

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