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Summer Forest and Overlapping Peaks
  • Nakabayashi Chikutō
    1776–1853
    born: Nagoya, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Summer Forest and Overlapping Peaks, early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on silk
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 115.6 x 24.8 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 45 1/2 x 9 3/4 in
    Mount Dimensions: 168.9 x 35.6 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 66 1/2 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0044
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Description
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Bei-yu-jin style landscape with hills in the background and a prominent lake and trees. Stick at bottom of scroll is wood-capped. No futai (vertical strips hanging from the top.) Enclosed in wooden box, with Japanese inscription on inside and outside of lid. Seal on reverse side in upper left corner.