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Artist: Otagaki Rengetsu, Japanese, 1791–1875

Lotus Roof Tile Rubbing with Waka

mid-19th century

Ink on paper, hanging scroll.

without mounting: 6 15/16 × 14 7/16 in. (17.7 × 36.6 cm)
with mounting: 40 3/4 × 15 1/4 in. (103.5 × 38.8 cm)
with rollers: 17 5/16 in. (43.9 cm)
Purchased with funds from The Japan Foundation Endowment of the Council on East Asian Studies
2007.65.1
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Private collection, Kyoto before the dealer acquired.

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