Theatre bill

Maker(s)
Artist: Torii Kiyohiro (active ca. 1750-1765)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1745-1770
Medium
Wood
Dimensions
H x W x D: 36 x 50.7 x 0.2 cm (14 3/16 x 19 15/16 x 1/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1904.110a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Tool and Equipment
Type

Woodblock

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

To 1904
Bolton Coit Brown (1864-1936), Woodstock, NY, and New York to 1904 [1]

From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bolton Coit Brown in 1904 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1227, pg. 21-B, 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
Bolton Coit Brown (C.L. Freer source) 1864 - 1936

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

Copyright with museum