string(21) "edanmdm:fsg_F1903.105" Spring landscape - National Museum of Asian Art

Spring landscape

Detail of a pattern
Image 1 of 1
IIIF

Terms of Use

Usage Conditions Apply

At A Glance

  • Period

    19th century
  • Geography

    Japan
  • Material

    Ink and tint on silk
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 43.4 × 70.5 cm (17 1/16 × 27 3/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1903.105
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1903.105

Object Details

  • Artist

    Utagawa Hiroshige 歌川広重 (1797-1858)
  • School/Tradition

    Ukiyo-e
  • 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.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • 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
  • Restrictions and Rights

    Usage Conditions Apply

    There are restrictions for re-using this media. For more information, visit the Smithsonian's Terms of Use page.

    The information presented on this website may be revised and updated at any time as ongoing research progresses or as otherwise warranted. Pending any such revisions and updates, information on this site may be incomplete or inaccurate or may contain typographical errors. Neither the Smithsonian nor its regents, officers, employees, or agents make any representations about the accuracy, reliability, completeness, or timeliness of the information on the site. Use this site and the information provided on it subject to your own judgment. The National Museum of Asian Art welcomes information that would augment or clarify the ownership history of objects in their collections.

Keep Exploring