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An image of Calligraphy: "When the mountain is high the moon rises late" by Kanô TAN'YÛ

Kanô TAN'YÛ

(Japan 1602 – 1674)

Title
Calligraphy: "When the mountain is high the moon rises late"
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Edo (Tokugawa) period 1615 - 1868 → Japan
Year
17th century
Media category
Calligraphy
Materials used
hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions

104.0 x 27.0 image; 148.5 x 30.4 x 34.8 cm scroll

Signature & date
Signed l.l., in Japanese [inscribed in red ink] "[two artist's seals]". Not dated.
Credit
Purchased 1986
Accession number
296.1986
Location
Not on display
Bibliography (3)

Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 17.

Jacqueline Menzies, The 4 seasons, 'The Japanese teahouse', not paginated., Sydney, 1989, (colour illus.) not paginated [chart].

Public Programmes Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales and The Japan Foundation (Editors), Art speaks Japanese: Japanese language education kit from the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2007, colour illus.. card no. 03

Exhibition history (2)

The four seasons, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, Jun 1989–Jul 1990

Art of the brush, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 23 Sep 1995–12 Nov 1995