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Deer in Moonlight
  • Kishi Renzan
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Kyoto, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Deer in Moonlight, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Mount Dimensions: 193 x 45 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 76 x 17 11/16 in
  • Gift of Jay Gates, Director, Spencer Museum of Art, 1984–1987
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0584

A deer walks down a steep hill. A moon hangs above. The forms of the deer, moon, and hill are defined primarily by ink washes.