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Section of a Poem Scroll with Underpainting of Lotus

Calligrapher: Hon'ami Kōetsu (Japanese, 1558–1637)
Artist: Underpainting by Tawaraya Sōtatsu (Japanese, died ca. 1640)
Period: Momoyama period (1573–1615)
Date: shortly after 1615
Culture: Japan
Medium: Fragment of a handscroll mounted as a hanging scroll; ink, silver, and gold on paper
Dimensions: Image: 13 x 22 7/8 in. (33 x 58.1 cm) Overall with mounting: 47 1/2 x 23 7/8 in. (120.7 x 60.6 cm)
Classification: Calligraphy
Credit Line: Collection of Jane and Raphael Bernstein

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