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Great Peace Under Heaven
  • Murase Taiitsu
    born: Kôzuchi, Gifu prefecture, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Great Peace Under Heaven, mid-late 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • Japanese ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 99.3 x 31.8 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 39 1/8 x 12 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert Braden
  • Not on display
  • 1979.0135

Soldiers with fans and swords carrying banners in bottom of the composition. Lines of calligraphy in the top left.