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Rainy Landscape

Artist:
Attributed to Sōami (Japanese, died 1525)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions:
13 1/4 x 27 3/8 in. (33.7 x 69.5 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
The Howard Mansfield Collection, Purchase, Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.100.72
Not on view
Signature: Shinso; Shinso [seal of Soami]

Inscription: Poem: Hare-yaranu hikazu nagaruru minasegawa kumonomi osou samidare no sora Yoshimasa.

Trans.: Days number in this rainy season, with no hopes for clear weather. Clouds threaten and rain drips over the flowing river.
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