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  • Tanomura Chokunyū
    born: Taketa, Bungo province (present-day Ôita prefecture), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Landscape, late 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 34.6 x 17 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 13 5/8 x 6 11/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 111.3 x 31.7 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 43 13/16 x 12 1/2 in
  • Anonymous gift
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0130.a,b

Two hanging scolls with landscape designs. One of the scrolls has a scene with prominent trees in the foreground. The other scroll has a scene with a small figure on a road in the foreground and a small, thatched hut in the middle ground.