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A Thousand Layers of Green
  • Uragami Shunkin, artist
    born: Bizen, Okayama prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
    Huang Gongwang
  • A Thousand Layers of Green, early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 129.5 x 40.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 51 x 15 7/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert G. Braden
  • Not on display
  • 1977.0077
Label Text

Body of water in the lower right, a gate stands open by the shoreline and leads towards a house. Tall rocky outcrops stretches towards the top of the piece and a small village is just visible from within the mountains.