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Long, thing hanging scroll with a black/grey ink painting on a gold cloth backing. Writing is in the upper left side of the painting. The painting itself depicts stalks of bamboo.
Tomioka Tessai
Bamboo (pair with 1986/1.167.2)
1865 – 1875
Museum purchase made possible by the Friends of the Museum of Art
A hanging scroll in the ink bamboo tradition. The plant that is the focal point of the painting takes up the middle, while an inscription runs along the right side. Stamps are seen on the bottom of both the right and left side of the painting.
Zheng Xie;Zheng Xie (Chinese (culture or style);Chinese (culture or style))
Bamboo and Orchids [Lan-chu t'u chou]
1740 – 1766
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
There is a small clump of bamboo rising toward the top of the hanging scroll. There are three stems and a small clump of leaves. In the bottom left corner of the hanging scroll are two seals by the artist.
Nakabayashi Chikutō
1800 – 1849
Gift of the Calvin French Collection

Gao Shiqi
1645 – 1704
Gift of the Marvin Felheim Collection
The painting depicts bamboo plants and pine trees, with a calligraphic inscription on the right bottom.
Qi Baishi
Pine and Bamboo
1925 – 1935
Gift of Katsuizumi Sotokichi

Ma Yuanyu (Ma Yüan-yü)
1699 – 1722
Gift of Mr. H.C. Weng
Bamboo leaves are rising from the bottom left corner of the hanging scroll. There is a signature and two seals in the top left corner of the hanging scroll and another seal in the bottom left corner. There is a green border surrounding the hanging scroll.
1750 – 1785
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
A medium size, well potted jar with round shoulder and shorter neck. Inside is not totally glazed. On the body, pine, bamboo, and plum trees are finely painted with blue underglaze. Then a translucent glaze is applied, which turns into milky, white color. It has three floral decorations on the shoulder; the decoration is originated in functional elements of “ears” to which ropes were tied for transportation. The neck has a band of double lines and spray design of peony flowers and leaves. The rim of the neck is unglazed. The foot is unglazed; eye is glazed. Some imperfections of glaze are seen toward the bottom. Glaze is scraped off on one part. Many speckles on the surface.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Blue-and-white jar with floral and leaf design
1615 – 1643
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund

Seifū Yohei III
Water jar
1893 – 1914
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker
Bamboo leaves come from the upper left corner of the hanging scroll. On the right side, there is some calligraphy. There is a signature and a seal in the bottom middle section of the painting. There is a gold border, then a green border.
Sō Aiseki (Mokusō Shinkei)
Bamboo and Rock
1800 – 1832
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
On this hanging scroll, there is a single stem of bamboo, it's darker at the bottom and then fades as it reaches the top. Surrounding the stem are a few leaves. The border of the paper is solid brown. To the bottom left of the stem is a signature and seal of the artist.
Hanabusa Itchō
1700 – 1732
Gift of Mr. Max Loehr
This small, flat metal piece has a quartrefoil shape. Three holes in the middle. Some chips can be seen around the center hole, which mended with silver and copper. A samurai on horseback is charging into the sea from steep hill; he is wearing a helmet, armor, and sword, and holding a fan. A pine tree is standing on the samurai’s right side; there are rocks and bamboo grass by the ocean. The motifs of the ocean, pine tree, bamboo grass and rocks also appear on the reverse side. Gold and some silver and copper inlays are applied on pine branches, samurai's helmet, horse's mane and bridle, bamboo grass on the shore, and spray from waves.
Tsuba (sword guard) with inlaid design of samurai on horseback at the shore
18th century
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert T. Weston
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