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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.501.1
People
Kano Tan'yū 狩野探幽, Japanese (1602 - 1674)
Title
Connoisseur's Sketchbook by Kano Tan'yū (Tan'yū shukuzu)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Tan'yū shukuzu
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
handscroll, painting
Date
Early Edo period, circa 1665-1669
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/211365
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Handscrolls: one of two; ink and light color on paper; dragon and tiger subject
Dimensions
14.8 x 334 cm (5 13/16 x 131 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: dates: 1665, 1666, 1667, 1669
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
1985.501.1
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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