Rock, saplings and autumn flowers

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 136.5 x 113.3 cm (53 3/4 x 44 5/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1900.59
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Screen (two-panel)

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

To 1900
Bunkio Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1900 [1]

From 1900 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkio Matsuki in 1900 [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. 85, pg. 8, 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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Bunkio Matsuki (C.L. Freer source) 1867-1940

Published References
  • Gaston Migeon. Chefs-d'œuvre d'art japonais. Paris. pl. 9, no. 43.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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