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Title
Light sails in the dawn
Date Created and/or Issued
[17--]
Publication Information
Japan
Contributing Institution
UC Merced, Library and Special Collections
Collection
Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture collection
Rights Information
Public Domain
Material in public domain. No restrictions on use.
Description
Annotations/Markings: Two-line inscription "暁懸 軽帆" (light sails in the dawn) with signature "佐貞吉" and two seals at upper right corner.
Medium: Ink on mica paper
Biography/History: Artist also known as 佐竹噲々
Acquisition: Addiss-Seo Nanga Collection; On long-term loan to the Lee Institute
Funding: Digitization funded by an Institute for Museum and Library Services (IMLS) Leadership Grant (LG 30-02-0260-02) awarded to the University of California, Merced Library.
Type
image
Format
1 fan painting, 17 x 47 cm.
Form/Genre
fan paintings
Middle Edo
Nanga
Identifier
ark:/13030/hb0489n9pc
ucm_li_AS153
Language
Japanese
jpn
Subject
Boats and boating
landscapes (representations)

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