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Asian Art
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Artist: Nankoku Hidai, Japanese, 1912-1999

Work #63-19

1963

Ink on fusuma paper, framed

sheet: 60 × 47 3/4 in. (152.4 × 121.3 cm)
framed: 60 1/4 × 48 in. (153 × 121.9 cm)
Richard Brown Baker, B.A. 1935, Collection
2008.19.257
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Showa era (1926–89)
Classification: 
Calligraphy
Provenance: 

Mi Chou Gallery, New York, Sale 1/6/64.

Bibliography: 

Sadako Ohki, “Japanese Calligraphy at Yale: From Sutra to the Avant-Garde,” Arts of Asia (March–April 2018): 96, fig. 16.

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