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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1942.240
People
Traditionally attributed to Kano Tan'yū 狩野探幽, Japanese (1602 - 1674)
Title
Bird on a Branch of a Tree
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
hanging scroll, painting
Date
Late Edo-Meiji period, 19th century?
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/205511
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink on silk
Dimensions
93.8 x 39.5 cm (36 15/16 x 15 9/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Tan'yūsai hitsu and red seal: square in circle
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Mrs. Oric Bates
Accession Year
1942
Object Number
1942.240
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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