Asian Art
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Artist: Kan Makiko, Japanese, born 1933

Ballad: Dream

1998

Hanging scroll, ink on paper and on silk mounting, with pseudo ivory rollers

without mounting: 13 5/8 x 17 3/16 in. (34.608 x 43.656 cm) with mounting: 50 1/2 x 23 1/2 in. (128.27 x 59.69 cm) with rollers: 25 3/4 in. (65.405 cm)
Gift of the Rubin-Ladd Foundation under the bequest of Ester R. Portnow
2009.71.4a-b
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Heisei era (1989–2019)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

The Rubin - Ladd Foundation, Georgetown, CT; Joan B. Mirviss, Japanese Fine Art, New York

Bibliography: 

Ryuin, sumi, iro: Kan Makiko ten, exh. cat. (Tokyo: Aimekkusu Fain Ato, 1999), 58–59, no. 38.

“Acquisitions 2009,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2009): 152–53, ill.

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