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Flowers and grasses
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Flowers and grasses

Flowers and grasses

Maker(s)
Artist: Master of I-nen Seal (1600-1630)
Medium:
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 132.1 × 57.1 cm (52 × 22 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
flower, Edo period (1615 - 1868), chrysanthemum, grass, morning glory, Japan, kakemono, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
On View:
Freer, Gallery 06: Bold and Beautiful: Rinpa in Japanese Art
Date:
1600-1630
Period:
Edo period
Accession Number:
F1896.95
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1896 Yamanaka & Company, to 1896 [1] From 1896 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1896 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Kakemono Reserved List, R. 65, pg. 3, 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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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