Sweeping Away the World’s Dust

Artist: Tomioka Tessai 富岡鉄斎 (1836-1924)
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1916
Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
H x W (image): 149.4 × 40 cm (58 13/16 × 15 3/4 in)
Credit Line
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

hanging scroll, Japan, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Taisho era (1912 - 1926)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • "鉄斎研究." Tessai kenkyū. vols. 1-65 Takarazuka, Hyogo, 1969-1983. vol. 23, pl. 14.
  • Paul Allan Berry, Michiyo Morioka. Literati Modern: Bunjinga from Late Edo to Twentieth-Century Japan, The Terry Welch Collection at the Honolulu Academy of Arts. Honolulu, Hawaii. pl. 46.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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