Bamboo stems with branches and foliage

Maker(s)
Artist: Kishi Ganku 岸駒 (Japanese, 1749 - 1838)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 19th century
School
Individualist School
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 51.9 x 67.2 cm (20 7/16 x 26 7/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1894.30
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
bamboo, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kakemono
Provenance

To 1894
M. Terauchi, to 1894 [1]

From 1894 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from M. Terauchi in December 1894 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note, object file. For price, see Journal Voucher, December, 1894, 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)

M. Terauchi (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum