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Hotei is dressed in a kimono with his chest and large belly are exposed and is sitting on a large sack. To the left of him are a couple lines of calligraphy.
Old Man Kôgetsu
Hotei
1620 – 1643
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.19

Tang Yifen
Mountain Landscape
1845
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.14

Wen Ji
Lotus
1961
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.13

Zheng Shanxi
Pomegranates
1962
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.12
This hanging scroll depicts Monju (Sanskrit: Mañjuśrī), the bodhisattva of wisdom, seated on a lotus pedestal, holding his typical attributes of a vajra sword and a scroll. His typical lion mount is depicted underneath the base of lotus surrounded by peonies.
Japanese (Japanese (culture or style))
Bodhisattva Manjusri (Monju Bosatsu)
17th century
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.10
Flat woven bamboo basket with geometric pattern in red and black
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Flat Basket with swastika motif, from Taiwan
20th century
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.36
A red and black flower basket with geometric patterns on a footing with two long handles that connect at the tip.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Flower Basket
20th century
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.35
Light brown ceramic jar with a spout and a series of loops around the neck through which a cord could be threaded to secure a cover.
Taiwanese
Oil Container
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.40
An excerpt from the Lotus Sutra (Japanese: Myōhō Renge Kyō), this sutra uses gold pigment on indigo dyed paper.
Korean (Korean (culture or style))
Sutra Fragment, Calligraphy in Block Script
1400 – 1899
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.32
This calligraphy piece features a large line of 8 characters. On the left is smaller text with three characters followed by a red seal. 
Ôbaku Kôsen
Calligraphy: Eight-Character Line
1650 – 1695
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.24
Polychrome woodblock print of a rooster holding a praying mantis in its mouth with four characters at top center framed by a floral scrolling border
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
The Rooster Protects the House from Suzhou
20th century
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.47

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Stove God and Wife with Calendar
1880
Gift of Ellen and Richard Laing
2006/2.46
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