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Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and tint on silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 136.5 x 83.9 cm (53 3/4 x 33 1/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
19th century
Period:
Edo period
Former owner:
Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854 - 1919)
Provenance:
To 1903
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1903 [1]
From 1903 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in Japan in 1903 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Kakemono List, S.I. 284, pg. 77, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. For information regarding purchase location, see Accession List.
[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.
Topic:
landscape  Search this
cherry tree  Search this
spring  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
water  Search this
cherry blossom  Search this
river  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1903.105
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
Related Online Resources:
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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
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1903.105