Preface from Album of Calligraphy and Paintings


  • Title

    Preface from Album of Calligraphy and Paintings

  • Artist/maker

    Hosoai Hansai (1727 - 1803) (calligrapher)
  • Associated people

    Nakai Monju (1757 - 1808) (owner)
  • Associated place

    Japan (place of creation)
    Japan (probable; Hino) (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    ink on silk

  • Dimensions

    page 28 x 23 cm (height x width)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Purchased, 1964.

  • Museum location

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Further reading

Katz, Janice, Japanese Paintings in the Ashmolean Museum, Oxford, with an introductory essay by Oliver Impey (Oxford: Ashmolean Museum, 2003), no. 29 on pp. 108-116, pp. 14 & 84, illus. p. 111 fig. 4

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