string(20) "edanmdm:fsg_F1898.56" Peonies and lilies 芍薬と百合図 - National Museum of Asian Art

Peonies and lilies 芍薬と百合図

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1568-1615
  • Geography

    Japan
  • Material

    Ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 107.8 × 44.1 cm (42 7/16 × 17 3/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1898.56
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1898.56

Object Details

  • Artist

    Tawaraya Sotatsu 俵屋宗達 (fl. ca. 1600-1643)
  • Marks

    Contains seal.
  • Provenance

    To 1898
    Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1898 [1]
    From 1898 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1898 [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. 95, pg. 24, 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.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Sotatsu: Making Waves (Saturday, October 24, 2015 to Sunday, January 31, 2016)
    Birds and Flowers of the Four Seasons in Japanese Art (September 14, 1977 to April 8, 1978)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Bunkio Matsuki 松木文恭 (1867-1940) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Origin

    Japan
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Painting
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