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Calligraphy with Landscapes, Figures, Flowers, and Birds

Nagasawa Rosetsu
(Japanese, 1754–1799)

Calligrapher: Shishin Sōgin (Japanese, 1726–1786)
Period: Edo period (1615–1868)
Date: second month, 1785
Culture: Japan
Medium: Sheets with calligraphy and painting attached to a pair of six-panel folding screens; ink on paper
Dimensions: Image (each screen): 62 3/8 in. x 11 ft. 7 5/8 in. (158.4 x 354.6 cm)
Classification: Screens
Credit Line: The Harry G. C. Packard Collection of Asian Art, Gift of Harry G. C. Packard, and Purchase, Fletcher, Rogers, Harris Brisbane Dick, and Louis V. Bell Funds, Joseph Pulitzer Bequest, and The Annenberg Fund Inc. Gift, 1975
Accession Number: 1975.268.72, .73

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