Modern Japanese Art Exhibition, Mainachi Newspapers
Tadanori Yokoo, Japanese, b. 1936
Off-set lithograph on white wove paper
Research in Progress
Decorative orange frame with Arabic text in the center of the bottom. Image in frame is black-to-cream gradient sky (white text in the center and two bits of fire - one in upper-left area, one in middle-right area) above landscape of beach, sea and mountains in red, white, grey and blue. Purple triangle on left of horizon line, flames on beach in lower-left foreground.
H x W x D: 23.9 x 19.1 x 12.5 cm (9 7/16 x 7 1/2 x 4 15/16 in)
17th century or earlier
Samuel Colman (1832 - 1920)
American Art Association (established 1883) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Samuel Colman (1832-1920), New York, NY, and Newport, RI, to 1902 
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at the sale of the Samuel Colman Collection, American Art Association, New York, March 19-22, 1902 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1210, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Samuel Colman was collecting Asian objects by at least 1880 (see Curatorial Remark 6, Louise Cort, April 20, 2007, in the object record).
 See note 1.
 The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.