Snow-laden pine and shrub

Artist: Signature of Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, Dated 1741
Color on paper
H x W: 130.6 x 56 cm (51 7/16 x 22 1/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, kakemono, pine tree

To 1901
Siegfried Bing (1838-1905), Paris, to 1901 [1]

From 1901 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Siegfried Bing in 1901 [2]

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


[1] See Original Kakemono List, L. 247, pg. 56, 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) and Custodian(s)

Siegfried Bing (C.L. Freer source) 1838-1905
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Mayuyama Junkichi. Japanese Art in the West. Tokyo. pl. 252.
  • Iboku Kenzan, Sakai Hōitsu. Kenzan Iboku [The Works Left by Kenzan, Copied by Hoitsu]. Japan. p. 18.
  • Kenzan no kaiga [The paintings of Kenzan (1663-1743)]. Exh. cat. Tokyo, October 29 - November 28, 1982. pp. 27, 62.
  • Shuko Nishimoto. Korin, Kenzan. Meiho Nihon No bijutsu, vol. 20 Tokyo. p. 140.
  • Richard L. Wilson. Ogata Kenzan (1663-1743). Ann Arbor. p. 391.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
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