History of the temple called Yatadera

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1333-1573
  • Geography

    Japan
  • Material

    Color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (overall): 33.2 x 1370.2 cm (13 1/16 x 539 7/16 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1903.113a-c
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1903.113a-c

Object Details

  • Description

    Seven inscriptions. Inscription in red on box.
  • 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 Makimono List, S.I. 10, pg. 82, 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
  • Exhibition History

    Religious Art of Japan (December 18, 2002 to January 4, 2015)
  • 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

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