Calligraphy #1

Shiko Munakata, Japanese, 1903 - 1975



Sumi ink on paper

Sheet: 39 1/4 × 49 1/2 in. (99.7 × 125.7 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of the artist



Place Made: Japan, East Asia, Asia


20th century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view


Japanese inscriptions and colophons

Exhibition History

Munakata at Dartmouth, Class of 1967 Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, January 26-March 26, 2019.

Publication History

John R. Stomberg, The Hood Now: Art and Inquiry at Dartmouth, Hanover, New Hampshire: Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, 2019, p. 172, ill. plate no. 103.


The artist; given to present collection, 1965.

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