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Moon
  • Mochizuki Gyokusen
    1794–1852
    born: Kyoto, Japan ; died: Japan ; active: Japan
  • Moon, 1800s
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • ink, color on paper (with box)
  • Mount Dimensions: 196.9 x 80.6 cm
    Mount Dimensions: 77 1/2 x 31 3/4 in
  • Gift of Jay Gates, Director, Spencer Museum of Art, 1984–1987
  • Not on display
  • 2012.0606
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A moon hangs in the sky on the upper left corner of the painting. It is partially hidden by clouds.