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The Seashore at Miho no Matsubara
  • Kanō School
  • The Seashore at Miho no Matsubara, late 1700s–early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color, gold leaf on paper
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 1680 x 3680 mm
  • Gift of Professor Curtis Besinger
  • Not on display
  • 1997.0421
Label Text

The dense grove of pine trees on the right hand side of the screen is followed towards the left by a sandy beach where two boats are moored. An azure body of water and low rolling hills are in the background. There are also large gold clouds depicted in gold leaf.