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Asian Art
Artist: Ingen Ryuki, Chinese, 1592–1673

Plaque with “Heart Flower Home”

ca. 1654–73

Ink and remnants of pigment and gold on wood

12 1/8 × 41 5/8 × 5/8 in. (30.8 × 105.7 × 1.6 cm)
Yale University Art Gallery
1954.18.46
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Bibliography: 

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Calligraphy at Yale: From Sutra to the Avant-Garde,” Arts of Asia (March–April 2018): 90, fig. 4.

Sekko Hayashi, Obaku bunka / (Uji-shi, Japan: Obakusan Manpukuji, 1972), 23–26, 123, no. 1–9.

Shigemi Komatsu et al., Chinese and Japanese Calligraphy: Spanning Two Thousand Years: The Heinz Götze Collection, Heidelberg, exh. cat. (Munich: Prestel-Verlag, 1989), 109–110.

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