Proof and Print made from Metal-cut F1918.79a

Detail of a pattern
Image 1 of 1
IIIF

Terms of Use

Usage Conditions Apply

At A Glance

  • Period

    1900
  • Geography

    France
  • Material

    Ink on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 14.6 x 21 cm (5 3/4 x 8 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1918.79b-c
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1918.79b-c

Object Details

  • Artist

    Charles Gillot (1853-1903)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Michael Tomkinson (1841-1921) (C.L. Freer source)
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
  • Provenance

    To 1902
    Michael Tomkinson (1841-1921), Kidderminster, England, to 1902 [1]
    From 1902 to 1919
    Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), given by Michael Tomkinson in 1902 [2]
    From 1920
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
    Notes:
    [1] Folder sheet note. Michael Tomkinson gave this object to C.L. Freer in 1902, when Freer purchased a group of related Hokusai drawings (F1907.548-F1907.580). See Voucher, August 1902, Sheet No. 3, among group entitled "Journal," Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Registration List and Appendix VIII to "Inventory," Miscellaneous Section, 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. Transferred to Library (according to Curatorial Remark 2, L.O. West, April 12, 1956).
  • Origin

    France
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Charles Lang Freer
  • Type

    Print
  • 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