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Poetry Painting

Artist:
Matsuo Basho (Japanese, 1644–1694)
Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
17th century
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Ink wash and color on paper
Dimensions:
43 x 11 1/2 in. (109.2 x 29.2 cm)
Classification:
Paintings
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. Robert Pollak, 1954
Accession Number:
54.22.1
Not on view
Inscription: (At top, in black)

Marking: Seals: (lower left, one character in red; below inscription 2 characters in red).
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