Shi-shi hon-dog

Contained in wooden box with paper label and additional painted inscription on lid.

Artist: Tsuji Kakō 都路華香 (1870-1931)
Historical period(s)
late 19th-early 20th century
Ink and color with white pigment on silk
H x W (image): 125.3 x 51.3 cm (49 5/16 x 20 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Purchase from the Estate of Robert O. Muller with funds provided by the Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial Fund
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

dog, Japan, kakemono, WWII-era provenance

To 2004
Robert O. Muller (1911-2003), Newtown, CT, to 2004

From 2004
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from the Estate of Robert O. Muller through Joan Mirviss, Ltd., New York, NY, in 2004

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Estate of Robert O. Muller
Robert O. Muller 1911-2003


Contained in wooden box with paper label and additional painted inscription on lid.


Box signed Kako sei and sealed Bairei ichishi (one branch of plum), Kako.

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