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Artist:
Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760 - 1849)  Search this
Medium:
Ink, color, and gold on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 39.5 × 170.1 cm (15 9/16 × 67 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1829
Period:
Edo period
Previous custodian or owner:
Michael Tomkinson (1841 - 1921) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
To 1904
Michael Tomkinson (1841-1921), Kidderminster, England, to 1904 [1]
From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Michael Tomkinson in 1904 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Makimono List, L. 453, pg. 121, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[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.
Topic:
bird  Search this
tree  Search this
tiger  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
warrior  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
makimono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1904.142
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
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See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View:
Freer Gallery 07: Hokusai: Mad About Painting
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1904.142