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Torii Kiyonaga 鳥居清長 (1752-1815)
Color, lacquer black, and slight gold on silk. Signature and seal. Silk panel.
H x W (image): 88.5 × 31 cm (34 7/8 × 12 3/16 in)
early 19th century
Bunshichi Kobayashi (circa 1861-1923), Boston, San Francisco, Tokyo, and Yokohama, to 1901 
From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunshichi Kobayashi in 1901 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Kakemono List, L. 254, pg. 57, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 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.
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Previous custodian or owner:
Kobayashi Bunshichi 小林文七 (ca. 1861-1923) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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