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

Maker(s)
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
Medium
Ink, color, and gold on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 109 x 39 cm (42 15/16 x 15 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2007.10a-e
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Early Edo period (1615 - 1716), Edo period (1615 - 1868), Hauge collection, Japan, portrait, scholar, WWII-era provenance, Yan Hui
Provenance

To 2007
Victor and Takako Hauge [1]

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

Notes:

[1] Acquisition Consideration Report.

Previous Owner(s)

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

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