Brewing Tea in the Mountain 渓山煎茗図

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    mid 18th-mid 19th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Hanging scroll; ink and paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 71.7 × 30.7 cm (28 1/4 × 12 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Aoki Mokubei 青木木米 (1767-1863)
  • Provenance

    To 2005
    Yamazoe Tenkodo, Kyoto [1]
    From 2005 to 2018
    Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA, purchased from Yamazoe Tenkodo on March 1, 2005 [2]
    From 2018
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, Washington [3]
    [1] Per information provided by the Cowles. See Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection 2018 Gift List for Freer/Sackler, object file, Collections Management.
    [2] See note 1.
    [3] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Cheney Cowles
    Mary Cowles
    Yamazoe Tenkodo 山添天香堂
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
  • Type

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