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Medium:
Color and silver on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 98.4 x 190.5 cm (38 3/4 x 75 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
late 16th century
Period:
Momoyama period
Provenance:
To 1908
Yamanaka & Company, to 1908 [1]
From 1908 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1908 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Screen List, pg. 38, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. The majority of Charles Lang Freer’s purchases from Yamanaka & Company were made at its New York branch. Yamanaka & Company maintained branch offices, at various times, in Boston, Chicago, London, Peking, Shanghai, Osaka, Nara, and Kyoto. During the summer, the company also maintained seasonal locations in Newport, Bar Harbor, and Atlantic City.
[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:
Painting the Classics: Japanese Screens (November 10, 2018 to October 14, 2019)
Games, Contests and Artful Play in Japan (March 19 to October 23, 2005)
Japanese Screens (February 11, 1983 to July 19, 1988)
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Momoyama period (1573 - 1615)  Search this
The Tale of Genji  Search this
poetry  Search this
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Japanese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1908.183
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/ye3c2b28a0f-db1d-40e2-be04-49f1c8f96214
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1908.183