Portrait of Chinese scholar Yan Hui (one of a set of three, see also F2007.11-12)

Artist: Kano Naonobu (1607-1650)
Inscription: Inscription by Hayashi Razan (1583-1657)
Sitter: Yan Hui (521-490 B.C.E.)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, early 17th century
Ink, color, and gold on silk
H x W (image): 109 x 39 cm (42 15/16 x 15 3/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

Early Edo period (1615 - 1716), Edo period (1615 - 1868), Hauge collection, Japan, portrait, scholar, Yan Hui

To 2007
Victor and Takako Hauge [1]

From 2007
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Victor and Takako Hauge in 2007


[1] Acquisition Consideration Report.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Victor and Takako Hauge (1919-2013, 1923-2015)

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