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Bull and Mount Fuji
  • Nakahara Nantenbō
    born: Karatsu, Saga prefecture, Japan ; died: Nishinomiya, Hyogo prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Bull and Mount Fuji, late 1800s–early 1900s, Meiji period (1868–1912) or Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 1803 x 451 mm
  • Gift of Belinda Sweet
  • Not on display
  • 1990.0097
Label Text

Tall format hanging scroll with calligraphy in upper third (with three seals); linear drawing of Mount Fuji in center third; and linear outline of a bull with three lines of water or reeds (one seal) in the lower third of the painting. Possibly dating from 1925.