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Monk's Hat
  • Sozan Genkyō
    active: Japan
  • Monk's Hat, early-mid 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 30.2 x 43 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 7/8 x 16 7/8 in
  • Gift of Dr. Jack Dodick
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0081
Label Text

A large triangular monk's hat with a string at the bottom fills the bottom part of the composition. Loose calligraphy dominates the top of the composition.