Maker(s)
Artist: Style of Ogata Kōrin 尾形光琳 (1658-1716)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 19th century
School
Rinpa School
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 17.9 x 49 cm (7 1/16 x 19 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1887.1
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Fan

Keywords
crane, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan
Provenance

To 1887
Tozo Takayanagi, New York to 1887 [1]

From 1887 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Tozo Takayanagi in 1887 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Kakemono List, L. 291, S.I. 434, pg. 68, 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.

Previous Owner(s)

Takayanagi Tozo (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

Published References
  • Matsushita Takaaki. Some Paintings by Sotatsu and Artists of His School. no. 48 Tokyo, March 1955. p. 3.
  • Thomas Lawton Linda Merrill. Freer: a legacy of art. Washington and New York, 1993. p. 60, fig. 41.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum