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Beauty Writing a Letter (copy of a section of the Hikone Screen)

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
17th–18th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
Image: 10 x 13 in. (25.4 x 33 cm) Overall with mounting: 42 3/4 x 13 in. (108.6 x 33 cm) Overall with knobs: 42 3/4 x 20 in. (108.6 x 50.8 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
H. O. Havemeyer Collection, Bequest of Mrs. H. O. Havemeyer, 1929
Accession Number:
29.100.452
Not on view
Mrs. H. O. (Louisine W.) Havemeyer , New York (until d. 1929; bequeathed to MMA).
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