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Matsumura Keibun
Twenty Fruit and Flower Studies
1800 – 1849
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1961/1.166
Horizontally oriented. Begins with two large characters then a series of folliage imagery proceeded by calligraphy. Ink on paper, hand scroll.
Unge (Taigan)
Orchids Room
1823
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1968/2.25
This is a long horizontal scroll with several calligraphic inscriptions on the right portion of the paper. On the left are 3 figural scenes. The one closest to the writing shows a male figure wearing a large headdress seated in the lotus position within a circle. Next there is a figure with four arms who stands on the back of a dragon. Two people stand on either side- one a short blue-skinned man who holds a bowl and the other a smaller figure who holds a brush and paper. The third scene shows a male figure, seated in the lotus position, who holds a sword, a wheel, a brush and paper in his four hands.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Suiten kyo (Sutra of Varuna, Deity of the Waters)
1300 – 1335
Gift of Harold Phillip Stern, presented in memory of Archibald Gibson Wenley
1964/2.104
Horizontally long. Ink on paper. Mostly calligraphy with a foliage imagery at the beginning.
Shen Zhou
Pine and Hibiscus
1489
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1961/1.173

Hine Taizan
Landscape after Shen Zhou (Chinese artist, 1427-1509)
1849
Museum Purchase
1962/1.106

Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Yoshiwara District
1700 – 1732
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1980/2.209
A fragment of a horizontal scroll, which would originally have been rolled up and tucked inside a Tibetan prayer wheel, with the text of a prayer printed in red and black ink.
Tibetan (Tibetan (culture or style))
Prayer scroll fragment, from a prayer wheel
18th century
Museum Purchase
1959/1.158
Handscroll depicting figures (42 men and 6 boys) in a landscape, most of whom are sitting along the banks of a stream as cups on lotus leaves float by. A small cluster of figures sits in a shelter over the water examining a handscroll. The painting includes an inscription, six artist’s seals and one collector’s seal.
Sheng Maoye (Sheng Mao-yeh)
The Orchid Pavilion Gathering
1621
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1974/1.244
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