Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • Murase Taiitsu
    born: Kôzuchi, Gifu prefecture, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Landscape, mid-late 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 108.8 x 30.4 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 42 13/16 x 11 15/16 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1978.0084

Large trees grow from the bottom right of the piece and a small hut stands to the left of them. A rounded mountain rises in the background. Four lines of calligraphy are written in the void at the top.