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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.758.1
People
Maekawa Gorei, Japanese (1805 - 1876)
Title
Civil War in Kyoto (Koshi heisen zu) Vol. 1
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Koshi heisen zu
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
handscroll, painting
Date
Late Edo period, dated 1864
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/209641
Physical Descriptions
Medium
First of two handscrolls; ink and light color on paper
Dimensions
26.9 x 1076.6 cm (10 9/16 x 423 7/8 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: date: 1864
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of the Hofer Collection of the Arts of Asia
Accession Year
1985
Object Number
1985.758.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

John M. Rosenfield, Fumiko Cranston, and Edwin A. Cranston, The Courtly Tradition in Japanese Art and Literature: Selections from the Hofer and Hyde Collections, exh. cat., Fogg Art Museum (Cambridge, MA, 1973), Cat. No. 96 / pp. 286-288

John M. Rosenfield, The Japanese Courtier: Painting, Calligraphy, and Poetry from the Fogg Art Museum, the Philip Hofer Collection (With a Complementary Selection of Lacquers and Other Arts of Japan from the Collection of F. Bailey Vanderhoef, Jr.), exh. cat., Santa Barbara Museum of Art (Santa Barbara, CA, 1980), Cat. No. 33 / pp. 50-51

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