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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1985.465.1
People
Karasumaru Mitsuhiro, Japanese (Kyoto 1579 - 1638)
Title
Collection of Verse of a Thousand Years (Senzai wakashū)
Other Titles
Transliterated Title: Senzai wakashū
Classification
Calligraphy
Work Type
calligraphy
Date
Early Edo period, circa 1630-1638
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, Japan
Period
Edo period, 1615-1868
Culture
Japanese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/93427
Physical Descriptions
Medium
First of two thread-bound manuscript volumes; ink on color-dyed paper ornamented with silver and gold ink
Dimensions
23.8 x 17.9 cm (9 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
Inscriptions and Marks
  • Signed: Karasumaru Mitsuhiro (in 2nd vol.)
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
1985.465.1
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. 63 / pp. 194-196

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