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dragon and clouds

Source: Japan Times

Source: Kiritz
First I thought there is a mistake in the title, but no, it is the Dragon and Clouds painting by Soga Shohaku. Not waves, but clouds. Interesting combination. Soga Shohaku created the painting at his 34th year. Now at Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Dragon and Clouds
Un ryû zu
雲龍図
Japanese, Edo period, 1763
Soga Shôhaku, Japanese, 1730–1781

Dimensions
165.6 x 135 cm (65 3/16 x 53 1/8 in.) each panel after remounted as fusuma
Medium or techniques
Fusuma; ink on paper

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