Kenzan style desk screen with design of mountain retreat
Artist: Imitation of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743), Kyoto workshop
Buff clay; iron pigment, enamels under transparent lead glaze.
H x W x D: 27.6 x 38.2 x 2.6 cm (10 7/8 x 15 1/16 x 1 in)
Kyoto, Kyoto prefecture, Japan
landscape, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), mountain, Japan, Japanese Art
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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late 19th century
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1897 Rufus E. Moore, New York, NY, to 1897  From 1897 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1897  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  See Original Pottery List, L. 33, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.  See note 1.  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.
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