A yujo and two understudies (kamuro)

Maker(s)
Artist: Ishikawa Toyonobu 石川豊信 (1711-1785)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1711-1785
Medium
Full color, lacquer black, and gold on paper panel
Dimensions
H x W: 103.7 x 51.6 cm (40 13/16 x 20 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1904.195
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

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

To 1904
Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1904 [1]

From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1904 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Kakemono List, L. 464, 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)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References
  • Harold P. Stern. Ukiyo-e Painting. Exh. cat. Washington and Baltimore, 1973. cat. 58, pp. 152-155.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum