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Asian Art
Artist: Satake Kaikai, Japanese, 1738–1790

Calligraphy

2nd half 18th century

Pair of hanging scrolls, ink on paper

without mounting (Each): 41 1/8 × 11 1/4 in.(104.5 × 28.5 cm) with mounting: 65 3/4 in. (167 cm) with rollers: 16 15/16 in. (43 cm)
Purchased with an anonymous gift
2012.74.1a-b
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Provenance: 

Yamazoe Tenkodo, Kyoto, Japan; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn. purchase in 2012.

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