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Artist:
Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)  Search this
Publisher:
Eikyudo  Search this
Medium:
Woodblock print; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 25.4 x 37.8 cm (10 x 14 7/8 in)
Type:
Print
Origin:
Japan
Date:
ca. 1834
Period:
Edo period
Previous custodian or owner:
Louis V. Ledoux (1880 - 1948)
Gregory T. Kruglak
Provenance:
Louis V. Ledoux (1880-1948) [1]
To 1980
Private collection, to 1980 [2]
1980
Freer Gallery of Art, given by a private collector in 1980
Notes:
[1] According to the donor, this print was once in the collection of Louis V. Ledoux.
A detailed comparison between this print and the same print illustrated in the catalogue of the Ledoux collection substantiate this provenance; see Louis V. Ledoux, Japanese Prints in the Collection of Louis V. Ledoux vol. V: Hokusai and Hiroshige (Princeton University Press, 1951) no. 27 (see also, Curatorial Note 2, A. Yonemura, 1981, in object record).
[2] See note 1.
Topic:
goose  Search this
Edo period (1615 - 1868)  Search this
fishing  Search this
snow  Search this
poetry  Search this
Japan  Search this
ukiyo-e  Search this
oban  Search this
Japanese Art  Search this
Eight views of Omi province  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Anonymous gift
Accession Number:
F1980.211
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_F1980.211