Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Daishin Gitō
    born: Kyoto, Japan
  • Daruma, late 1600s–early 1700s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 63.5 x 20.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 25 x 7 15/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0080
Label Text

Daruma figure created out of a few dark, loose brushstrokes toward the bottom of the piece. Calligraphy takes up the top portion. Mounted on blue and gold checkered fabric.