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painting / hanging scroll

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1881,1210,0.1376

  • Description

    Painting, hanging scroll. Zhao Yun on horseback leaping across Tanxi Valley. Ink and colours on silk. Signed and sealed.

    [Jap.Ptg.991]
    [Jap.Ptg.991(a)]
    [Jap.Ptg.991(b)]
    [Jap.Ptg.991(T)]

  • Producer name

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1840-1863
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 110.6 centimetres
    • Width: 33.7 centimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        signature
      • Inscription Language

        Japanese
      • Inscription Content

        顕幽齋一信筆
      • Inscription Transliteration

        Ken'yusai Kazunobu hitsu
      • Inscription Translation

        Brush of Ken'yusai Kazunobu
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Comment

        Unread.
      • Inscription Type

        seal
      • Inscription Comment

        Unread.
  • Bibliography

    • Hizo Nihon bijutsu taikan Vol 3 BW 16 bibliographic details
  • Location

    Not on display

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Associated places

  • 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

    1881,1210,0.1376

  • Additional IDs

    • Jap.Ptg.991 (Japanese Painting Number)

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