Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Gessen
    born: Nagoya, Japan ; died: Ise (present-day Mie prefecture), Japan
  • Landscape, late 1700s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Object Height/Width: 101.6 x 27.9 cm
    Object Height/Width: 40 x 11 in
  • Museum purchase
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0220
Label Text

Hanging scroll with a painting depicting a mountain landscape, with a village running up the mountain. In the foreground there is a man and an ox walking across a bridge.