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Single Line Calligraphy
  • Nakahara Nantenbō
    1839–1925
    born: Karatsu, Saga prefecture, Japan ; died: Nishinomiya, Hyogo prefecture, Japan ; active: Japan
  • Single Line Calligraphy, 1800s–early 1900s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 133.8 x 32.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 52 11/16 x 12 11/16 in
    Mount Dimensions: 190.4 x 50.5 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 74 15/16 x 19 7/8 in
  • Gift of Jay Gates, Director, Spencer Museum of Art, 1984–1987
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0589
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Two characters rendered with “flying-white” strokes.