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Flower and Nature Studies Album

Description Hand-drawn, ink and colors, album of 15 paintings
Contributor Unknown
Language Japanese
Identifier Local: The Melikian Collection L2011.008.122
Reuse Permissions All Rights Reserved
Note Dimension: 11 x 15 5/8 in.
Pages 7 and 8: 9 1/2 x 16 in.
Note Meiji era
Note The plant in the picture is Glycyrrhiza uralensis, also known as Chinese liquorice, is a flowering plant native to Asia, which is used in traditional Chinese medicine. The Chinese classical poem on the left side illustrates the main function of this medicine, which was used to cure eye diseases.
Collaborating Institutions ASU Art Museum / School of Art / ASU Library
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS

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