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Asian Art
Artist: Matsuo Bashō, Japanese, 1644–1694

Tsuki to Ume (Moon and Plum Blossoms), with haiku poem

first month of 1693

Hanging scroll, ink on paper

without mounting: 12 1/16 × 16 5/8 in. (30.7 × 42.2 cm)
Gift of Judith Rabinovitch and Timothy Bradstock
1986.22.1
Geography: 
Japan
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
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