Spear Bearer (Yarimochi Yakko)

Historical period(s)
Edo period, 17th century
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 65.3 x 23.8 cm (25 11/16 x 9 3/8 in)
Geography
Japan, Otsu
Credit Line
Gift of Victor and Takako Hauge
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2008.5a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Hauge collection, Japan, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Matthew Welch. Otsu-e: Japanese Folk Paintings from the Harriet and Edson Spencer Collection. Exh. cat. Minneapolis. p. 8.
  • Englebert Kaempfer. The History of Japan Together with a Description of the Kingdom of Siam, 1690-1692. 2 vols., Glasgow. p. 26.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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