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Photo credit: Yale University Art Gallery
Artist: Nakabayashi Gochiku, Japanese, 1827–1913

Study of a Mirror Inscription of the Han Dynasty

late 19th–early 20th century

Hanging scroll, ink on paper

with mounting: 80 11/16 × 24 13/16 in. (204.9 × 63 cm)
with rollers: 27 3/16 in. (69.1 cm)
without mounting: 52 3/8 × 19 7/8 in. (133 × 50.5 cm)
Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, B.A. 1966
2011.201.1
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Meiji era (1868–1912)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
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