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Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42096.10
People
Soga Shōhaku 曾我蕭白, Japanese (Ise 1730 - 1781 Kyoto)
Title
Landscape
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
painting
Date
after 1764
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/340557
Location
Level 2, Room 2600, East Asian Art, East Asian Painting and Decorative Arts
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Four sliding doors (kobusuma); ink and gold leaf on paper; metal door-pulls (hikite)
Dimensions
image only, each door: 25.7 x 44 cm (10 1/8 x 17 5/16 in.)
with mount, each door: 29.5 x 47 cm (11 5/8 x 18 1/2 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • signature: 曾我師龍画 [Soga Shiryū ga]
  • seal: upper; square, relief: 明雄 [Akio]
  • seal: lower, square intaglio: 蕭白 [Shōhaku]
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Promised gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Object Number
TL42096.10
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Descriptions
Commentary
Four ink paintings on gold-leafed paper for paper covered sliding doors (fukurodo), on black lacquered wooden frames.
Exhibition History

Shohaku Show, Kyoto National Museum, Kyoto, 04/12/2005 - 05/15/2005

32Q: 2600 East Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Korean, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 11/29/2021 - 07/17/2022

Painting Edo: Japanese Art from the Feinberg Collection, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/14/2020 - 06/06/2021

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