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Couplet in Running Script
  • Taisetsu
    1804–1881
    active: Japan
  • Couplet in Running Script, 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868) or Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: each 116.2 x 27.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 45 3/4 x 10 3/4 in
  • Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Sanford Pailet
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0081.a,b
Description

Pair of hanging scrolls. Single line of five characters (each). Calligrapher was a monk at Daitoku-ji.