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Artist:
Tawaraya Sotatsu 俵屋宗達 (fl. ca. 1600-1643)  Search this
Medium:
Color, gold, and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 89.9 x 335.1 cm (35 3/8 x 131 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1590-1640
Period:
Momoyama or Edo period
Provenance:
To 1905
Bunshichi Kobayashi (circa 1861-1923), Boston, San Francisco, Tokyo, and Yokohama, to 1905 [1]
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunshichi Kobayashi in 1905 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Screen List, pg. 31, 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.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Exhibition History:
Rinpa Screens (February 25, 2023 to February 24, 2024)
Previous custodian or owner:
Kobayashi Bunshichi 小林文七 (ca. 1861-1923) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
fan  Search this
Japan  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1905.231
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3a90e1133-58da-452f-8ea2-67b13e398b3c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1905.231