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  • By Maruyama Ōkyo
  • Japan Edo period, dated 1776
  • Pair of six-panel screens; ink and color on gold-foiled paper
  • h: 156.0cm w: 359.2cm each
  • [10323]

Here the trunks, vines and complex coloration of the blossoms of the wisteria were painted with swift strokes of a loaded hake-style brush. This painting reveals the very heart of Maruyama Ōkyo's realistic painting style.

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