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Daimon gate at Shiba

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Color on silk
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 101.5 × 35.7 cm (39 15/16 × 14 1/16 in)
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Object Details

  • Artist

    Ogata Gekko 尾形月耕 (1859-1920)
  • Description

    Painting is one of a set of eight views of Tokyo by Ogata Gekko. Rain washes over the roof of the great gate (daimon) of the Zojoji, a famous Pure Land Buddhist temple. Contained in modern wooden box with lid.
  • Signatures

    Artist's signature and seal
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Object of the Bi-Month (April 25, 1991 to March 21, 2007)
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Purchase from the Estate of Robert O. Muller with funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial Fund
  • Type

  • Restrictions and Rights

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