Pine tree, autumn foliage, flowers and snow

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th century?
School
Kano School
Medium
Color and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 176 x 194.8 cm (69 5/16 x 76 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1899.93
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Screen (two-panel)

Keywords
autumn, Edo period (1615 - 1868), flower, Japan, pine tree, snow, tree
Provenance

To 1899
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1899 [1]

From 1899 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1899 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Screen List, S.I. 19, pg. 5, 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)

Nin'ami Dōhachi 1783-1855
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Bunkio Matsuki (C.L. Freer source) 1867-1940

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