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Asian Art
Artist: Hanabusa Icchō, Japanese, 1652–1724

Tale of the Bamboo Cutter

After 1709

Hanging scroll, ink and color on paper, with ivory handles

without mounting: 34 5/8 × 10 9/16 in. (87.9 × 26.8 cm)
Gift of Rosemarie and Leighton R. Longhi, B.A. 1967
2012.71.6
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Provenance: 

Rosemarie and Leighton Longhi Collection before Yale

Bibliography: 

Kenji Ogurisu, Genroku Ryoran, exh. cat. (Tokyo: NHK Promotion, 1999), 82, 206, 231, fig. 16.

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