Landscape by Sesshu


Mark Cartwright
by Sesshu
published on 20 June 2019
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A landscape ink and water painting by Sesshu (real name Toyo, 1420-1506 CE), one of the most important artists of Japan's Muromachi period (1333-1573 CE). This example was painted using the 'splashed-ink' technique. Hanging scroll, 1495 CE. (Tokyo National Museum).

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