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Single Line Calligraphy
  • Gōchō Kankai
    1749–1835
    born: Japan ; died: Japan
  • Single Line Calligraphy, late 1700s–early 1800s, Edo period (1600–1868)
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper (with box)
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 120.5 x 28.5 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 47 7/16 x 11 1/4 in
    Mount Dimensions: 194.3 x 50 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 76 1/2 x 19 11/16 in
  • Gift of Jay Gates, Director, Spencer Museum of Art, 1984–1987
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0591
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Description

Two characters written out in gray ink.