An image of Calligraphy: "Transfer from poor life (iron) to rich life (gold) is smooth, transfer from rich life (gold) to poor life (iron) is rough."

Nakahara NANTENBÔ

(Japan 1839 – 1925)

Calligraphy: "Transfer from poor life (iron) to rich life (gold) is smooth, transfer from rich life (gold) to poor life (iron) is rough."

Location
Not on display
Place of origin
Japan
Period
Japan: Taishô period 1912–1926
Year
1919
Media
Calligraphy
Medium
hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions
143.5 x 44.5 cm 211.0 x 59.0 x 64.5 cm scroll
Signature & date

Signed l.r., in Japanese, inscribed in ink "...Nantenbo Toshu [two artist's seals] ". Not dated.

Credit
Purchased 1995
Accession number
213.1995