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Autumn Song from the Odes of Wu
  • Taniguchi Kōkyō
    active: Japan
  • Autumn Song from the Odes of Wu, late 1800s–early 1900s, Meiji period (1868–1912) or Taisho period (1912–1926)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on silk
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 140.5 x 71 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 55 5/16 x 27 15/16 in
  • Museum purchase: Friends of the Art Museum and the Barbara Benton Wescoe Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1994.0026
Label Text

Female figure in Chinese dress standing on a moonlit balcony, right hand is resting on top of a low wall, left hand is holding a laundry mallet. Hanging curtain vertically divides the picture roughly in half.