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Title

Calligraphy: "Open one's eyes and penetrate the heart of matters, like the monkey's golden eyes did."

17th century


Artist

SOKUHI Nyoichi

Japan, China

1616 - 1671


Details


Place where the work was made

Japan


Date

17th century


Media category

Calligraphy


Materials used

hanging scroll; ink on paper


Dimensions

12.3 x 34.3 cm image


Signature & date

Signed l.c.,in Japanese, ink [inscribed], "Kôju Sokuhi Sho [written by Kôju Sokuhi] [and two artist's seals]". Not dated.


Credit

Purchased 1995


Location

Not on display


Accession number

214.1995


Artist information

SOKUHI Nyoichi

Works in the collection

1


Place

Where the work was made
Japan

Shown in 2 exhibitions

Exhibition history


Referenced in 1 publication

Bibliography


Jackie Menzies, Art of the Brush - Chinese & Japanese painting calligraphy, Sydney, 1995, 19, 20 (illus.).