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Twelve Seasons Tanzaku, album
  • Matsumura Keibun
    1779–1843
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan
  • Twelve Seasons Tanzaku, album, late 1700s–early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink and/or paint on silk
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Floyd T. Amsden
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0070
Description
Label Text

Scroll mounted on gold flecked paper, accordion style.

1.) Pine and flowers, two seals and sign, lower right corner
2.) Plum blossoms, two seals
3.) Bird on tree branch, two seals
4.) Wisteria, two seals
5.) Two birds, water, branch, two seals
6.) Heron, reeds and water, two seals
7.) Lotus, two seals
8.) Moon and grasses, two seals
9.) Bush clover, two seals
10.) Bird on maple tree, two seals
11.) Bird and chrysanthemum, two seals
12.) Flowering tree in snow, two seals