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Medium:
Lacquered persimmon wood
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 27.6 x 41.9 x 22.9 cm (10 7/8 x 16 1/2 x 9 in)
Type:
Container
Origin:
Korea or Japan
Date:
circa 1917
Period:
Modern period
Provenance:
To 1917
Mr. S. Yamanaka, Kyoto, to 1917 [1]
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Mr. S. Yamanaka of Kyoto, through Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1917 [2]
From 1920
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See the Accession List, Collections Management office. See also, Original Bronze List, S.I. 1271, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. For further details regarding the gift, see Curatorial Remark 4, H.E. Buckman, 1964, in the object record, as well as F1917.306.2a-f, Curatorial Remark 2, Louise Cort, July 8, 2010, in the object record.
[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:
Rediscovering Korea’s Past (October 14, 2017 - ongoing)
Previous custodian or owner:
Yamanaka and Co. 山中商会 (1917-1965) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Modern period (1910 - present)  Search this
Korea  Search this
Korean Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.306.2a-f
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
On View:
Freer Gallery 14: Rediscovering Korea's Past
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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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/ye357bedc1d-d38a-4ab8-88cc-da24ee80893c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1917.306.2a-f