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Bamboo and Wagtail

mid-14th century

Hanging scroll: ink on silk, with ivory or bone rollers

without mounting: 33 1/4 × 15 3/4 in. (84.5 × 40 cm)
Gift of the Art Gallery Associates in honor of Mrs Paul Moore
Nanbokuchou period (1336–92)

Mrs. Paul Moore (1885 - 1980), Morristown, NJ, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.


George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 51, no. 77, ill.

Handbook of the Collections, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1992), 304, ill.

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Art at Yale,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 36.

Sadako Ohki, “What Makes Japanese Painting Japanese,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin (2007): 74–79, 81, fig. 6, 7.

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