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Winter Landscape
  • Nakanishi Kōseki
    1807–1884
    born: Osaka, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Winter Landscape, mid 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on satin
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 131.1 x 49.2 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 51 5/8 x 19 3/8 in
    Mount Dimensions: 204.1 x 64.4 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 80 3/8 x 25 3/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Braden
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0133
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Vertical composition with two figures walking across a bridge in the foreground. There is a large pine tree with icicles hanging from it. Mountains rise in the background and a few houses stand in small outcrops. The whole scene is covered in snow.