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Identification and Creation
Object Number
TL42147.21
People
Mori Sosen, Japanese (Nagasaki or Nishinomiya 1747 - 1821)
Title
Deer Washing a Fawn
Classification
Paintings
Work Type
fan, painting
Date
before 1806
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/340572
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Folding fan; ink and light color on paper
Dimensions
image only: H. 17.4 × W. 47 cm (6 7/8 × 18 1/2 in.)
max. with mount, opened: H. 31.3 × W. 47.5 cm (12 5/16 × 18 11/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • inscription: Sosen
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Promised gift of Robert S. and Betsy G. Feinberg
Object Number
TL42147.21
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Publication History

The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection, exh. cat., Yomiuri Shinbunsha (Tokyo, 2013), p. 113, cat. 51

Rachel Saunders and Yukio Lippit, Painting Edo: Selections from the Feinberg Collection of Japanese Art, exh. cat. (Cambridge, MA, 2020), p. 79, fig. 69

Exhibition History

The Flowering of Edo Period Painting: Japanese Masterworks from the Feinberg Collection, Tokyo Metropolitan Edo-Tokyo Museum, 05/21/2013 - 07/15/2013; Miho Museum, 07/20/2013 - 08/18/2013; Tottori Prefectural Museum, 10/05/2013 - 11/10/2013

32Q: 2600 East Asian, Japanese, Chinese and Korean, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 06/09/2017 - 12/07/2017

Painting Edo: Japanese Art from the Feinberg Collection, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 02/14/2020 - 07/18/2021

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