Chinese phrase

Maker(s)
Artist: Jiun Onko 慈雲飲光 (1718-1804)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 126.5 × 28 cm (49 13/16 × 11 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1987.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1987
Toyobi Far Eastern Art, Inc., New York, NY [1]

From 1987
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Toyobi Far Eastern Art, Inc., New York, NY [2]

Notes:

[1] See letter from Joan D. Baekeland dated May 29, 1987, and invoice from Toyobi Far Eastern Art, Inc., copies in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1. Also see Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Toyobi Far Eastern Art, Inc.

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