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Cranes and Pines
  • Matsumura Keibun
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan
  • Cranes and Pines, early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • pair of screens
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on paper
  • Museum purchase: Barbara Benton Wescoe Fund, Helen Foresman Spencer Art Acquisition Fund, and R. Charles and Mary Margaret Clevenger Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0013.a
Label Text

Two large cranes (one standing looking off to the left, other is seated in middle of composition), and the trunk of a pine with one of its limbs protruding into the composition from the top center.