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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1964.162
People
Attributed to Hōnyo, Japanese
Title
Bunchō (Java Sparrow)
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
19th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/202742
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions
23 x 28.8 cm (9 1/16 x 11 5/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: title; inscription on box lid
  • inscription: 文鳥
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Anonymous Fund
Accession Year
1964
Object Number
1964.162
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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