Suigan Somin letter to Sen Sotan, the only documentary evidence of Sotan's relationship to Chinese poetry

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  • Period

    early 17th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (letter): 29 × 52.9 cm (11 7/16 × 20 13/16 in)
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Object Details

  • Artist

    Suigan Somin (1608-1664)
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Gregory Kinsey, Kinsey Chanoyu Collection, in honor of Richard M. and Peggy B. Danziger, in appreciation of their decades of support for Chanoyu education in the U.S.
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