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Bamboo stems with branches and foliage
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Bamboo stems with branches and foliage

Bamboo stems with branches and foliage

Maker(s)
Artist: Kishi Ganku, 1749-1838
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (with mount): 145.7 x 79.6 cm (57 3/8 x 31 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
Edo period (1615 - 1868), bamboo, Japan, kakemono, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Accession Number:
F1894.30
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1894 M. Terauchi, to 1894 [1] From 1894 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Terauchi in December 1894 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] Undated folder sheet note, object file. For price, see Journal Voucher, December, 1894, 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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