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Writing box containing ink-stone and water holder
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Writing box containing ink-stone and water holder

Maker(s)
Artist: Style of Hon'ami Koetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)
Medium:
Lacquer
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 5.3 x 24.5 x 22.2 cm (2 1/16 x 9 5/8 x 8 3/4 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Origin:
Japan
Topic:
deer, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Meiji era (1868 - 1912), writing, Japan, Japanese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Period:
Edo period or Meiji era
Accession Number:
F1907.105a-e
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1907 Unidentified owner, Japan, to 1907 [1] From 1907 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased in Japan from an unidentified owner in 1907 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 39, pg. 27, 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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