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A Beauty Behind a Screen

A work made of hanging scroll; ink and colors on silk.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of hanging scroll; ink and colors on silk.

Date:

About 1750

Artist:

Miyagawa Chôshun
Japanese, 1683-1753

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Artist

Miyagawa Chôshun

Title

A Beauty Behind a Screen

Origin

Japan

Date

1745–1755

Medium

Hanging scroll; ink and colors on silk

Dimensions

30.4 × 37.1 cm (12 × 14 5/8 in.), including mount and knobs: 127.6 × 56.2 cm (50 1/4 × 22 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

Avery Brundage, Frederick and Nathalie Gookin, Samuel M. Nickerson and Louise Lutz Endowments

Reference Number

1998.524

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