Orchids and Rock (“Lofty Fragrance”)

Artist: Ike Taiga 池大雅 (1723-1776)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, mid 18th century
Ink on paper, mounted on collage of fragments of older rubbings
H x W (image): 114.7 x 28.4 cm (45 3/16 x 11 3/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Sanae Iida Reeves in memory of her father, Iida Yoshine
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging Scroll

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Late Edo period (1716 - 1868), orchid, poems, rubbing, WWII-era provenance
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Ike Taiga Saku Zenshu. Tokyo. .
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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