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Artist:
Geiai (late 15th century)  Search this
Medium:
Painting on panel
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 110.2 x 52 cm (43 3/8 x 20 1/2 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
Japan
Date:
1450-1499
Period:
Muromachi period
Former owner:
Victor and Takako Hauge (American (1919 - 2013, 1923 - 2015))
Franz Bader Gallery
Provenance:
To ?
Mr. and Mrs. Victor Hauge, Falls Church, Virginia [1]
To 1963
Franz Bader, Inc., Washington DC [2]
From 1963
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Franz Bader, Inc., Washington, DC [3]
Notes:
[1] Curatorial Remark 4 in the object record. Louise Cort’s comment states: “According to Victor and Takako Hauge, in a conversation at their home 14 August 2004, this painting was formerly in their collection and was part of an exhibition on the theme of Birds that they organized for the Franz Bader Gallery. It was then identified as Soritsu.”
[2] See Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
[3] See note 2.
Topic:
bird  Search this
Muromachi period (1333 - 1573)  Search this
kingfisher  Search this
willow tree  Search this
Japan  Search this
kakemono  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number:
F1963.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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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_F1963.2