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Catalog Data

Artist:
Chuan Shinko (1444-1457)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 58.4 x 37.4 cm (23 x 14 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1392-1568
Period:
Muromachi period
School/Tradition:
Muromachi-Suiboku
Provenance:
To 1911
Yamanaka & Company, Boston, to 1911 [1]
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1911 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See letter in S.I. 419 Envelope File. Also, see Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 895, 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:
Mind Over Matter: Zen in Medieval Japan (March 5, 2022 - July 24, 2022)
Zen, Tea, and Chinese Art in Medieval Japan (December 13, 2014 to June 14, 2015)
Facing East: Portraits from Asia (July 1 to September 4, 2006)
The Idea of China in Japan: The Tea Ceremony in Japan (December 19, 1999 to June 11, 2000)
Japanese Art (May 9, 1993 to June 27, 1994)
Portraiture from Japan (July 1, 1983 to April 5, 1984)
Japanese Art (July 1, 1974 to April 10, 1978)
Chinese and Japanese Art--Lacquer and Paintings (August 18, 1967 to October 14, 1969)
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Zen Buddhism  Search this
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
Japan  Search this
priest  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.317a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/ye3e5186132-8e3e-4e8f-99f2-a24a98de46b1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.317a-b