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Landscape paintings

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    19th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and colors on paper with brocade covers
  • Dimension

    H x W (album): 29.2 x 21.6 cm (11 1/2 x 8 1/2 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Nakabayashi Chikkei 中林竹渓 (1816-1867)
  • Provenance

    To 1995
    The Estate of Janet G. Moore, to 1995 [1]
    From 1995
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by the family of Janet G. Moore in 1995
    [1] This object was most likely acquired in Japan (according to Curatorial Note 3, Ann Yonemura, June 22, 1995, in the object record).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Real and Imagined Places in Japanese Art (March 4 to October 21, 2001)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Estate of Janet G. Moore
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    In memory of Janet Gaylord Moore, from her nieces and nephews
  • Type

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