Rabbits and grasses

Maker(s)
Artist: Attributed to Hon'ami Kōetsu 本阿弥光悦 (1558-1637)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1615-1868
Medium
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 17.5 x 17.4 cm (6 7/8 x 6 7/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.367
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Poetry sheet (shikishi)

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), grass, Japan, poems, rabbit
Provenance

To 1909
S. Hayashi, Kyoto, to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from S. Hayashi in 1909 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Panel List, S.I. 70p, pg. 23, 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)

S. Hayashi (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854 - 1919

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

Copyright with museum