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Clouds Follow Dragon

Clouds Follow Dragon

2008

Takaki Seiu

(Japanese, born 1949)

Ink on paper

Image: 97 x 170 cm (38 3/16 x 66 15/16 in.); Framed: 110 x 181 cm (43 5/16 x 71 1/4 in.)

Gift of the Artist 2011.18

Description

A professor at Daito Bunka University, Takaki Seiu here focused on the importance of personality. These three characters read from right to left, conveying the message "clouds follow a dragon." Takaki claims that many people prefer to follow an individual who possesses a considerate and warm personality--much like clouds follow a dragon.

See also
Collection: 
ASIAN - Handscroll
Department: 
Japanese Art
Type of artwork: 
Calligraphy
Medium: 
Ink on paper
Credit line: 
Gift of the Artist

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