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Mallows, Chrysanthemums and Rock
  • Noguchi Yūkoku
    1827–1898
    born: Edo (present-day Tokyo), Japan ; active: Japan
  • Mallows, Chrysanthemums and Rock, 1871, Meiji period (1868–1912)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 133 x 31.3 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 211 x 43.6 cm
    Roller Dimensions: 49 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 52 3/8 x 12 5/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 83 1/16 x 17 1/8 in
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Mitchell Hutchinson
  • Not on display
  • 1989.0106
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Painted hanging scroll depicting various flora growing vertically from the bottom towards top of the composition. A rock figures prominently in the foreground at the bottom. There is calligraphy in the right upper middle portion of the piece.