Scenes of Eastern Kyoto

Historical period(s)
Edo period, late 17th century
Medium
Ink, color, and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 150.5 x 348 cm (59 1/4 x 137 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1959.8
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Screen (six-panel)

Keywords
archery, Buddhism, cherry blossom, cloud, commerce, Edo period (1615 - 1868), festival, Japan, new year, pagoda, shrine, tea, temple, ukiyo-e, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Zaigai hiho [(Japanese Paintings in Western Collections]. 3 vols., Tokyo. vol. 1: pt. 1, p. 38.
  • Keiko Kawamoto. Nihon byobue shusei. 18 vols., Tokyo, 1977-1982. vol. 11: pl. 99.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 45, vol. 2: p. 166.
  • Harold P. Stern. Ukiyo-e Painting: Freer Gallery of Art Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition. Exh. cat. Washington and Baltimore, 1973. cat. 8, pp. 22-23.
  • Elisabeth West FitzHugh. A Pigment Census of Ukiyo-e Paintings in the Freer Gallery of Art. vol. 11 Washington and Ann Arbor, 1979. pp. 27-38.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 124.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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