Hagi Blossoms/”Near the eaves” waka

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 35.1 × 5.7 cm (13 13/16 × 2 1/4 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Otagaki Rengetsu 大田垣蓮月 (1791-1875)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Cheney Cowles
    Mary Cowles
  • Provenance

    To 2015
    Sanyudo, Kyoto [1]
    From 2015 to 2018
    Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA, purchased from Sanyudo on December 4, 2015 [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.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

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

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