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  • Hayashi Rōen
    active: Japan
  • Landscape, 1700s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on silk
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 114.6 x 38.1 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 45 1/8 x 15 in
    Mount Dimensions: 177.8 x 50 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 70 x 19 11/16 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1969.0045

Painted landscape on a hanging scroll depicting trees on islands in a lake, buildings and boats, and mountains, all in shades of gray. There are horizontal borders of gold silk; mounted on green patterned silk. There is an inscription and seal in the center right portion of the hanging scroll and a seal in the lower right. The stick is wood capped, the box is made of wood with no inscription. There is a cardboard box with an inscription.