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Medium:
Color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (overall): 33.2 x 1370.2 cm (13 1/16 x 539 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1333-1573
Period:
Muromachi period
Description:
Seven inscriptions. Inscription in red on box.
Provenance:
To 1903
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1903 [1]
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in Japan in 1903 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Makimono List, S.I. 10, pg. 82, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. For information regarding purchase location, see Accession List.
[2] See note 1.
[3] 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.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Religious Art of Japan (December 18, 2002 to January 4, 2015)
Previous custodian or owner:
Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.113a-c
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3ecc41e0f-d69c-45a5-96c6-bbcb194aa1ab
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1903.113a-c