“Moon seen through ivy” Quintain

Maker(s)
Artist: Fukuda Kodōjin 福田古道人 (1865-1944)
Historical period(s)
Meiji, Taisho or Showa era, mid 19th-mid 20th century
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 134 × 49.8 cm (52 3/4 × 19 5/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2018.4.35a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
hanging scroll, Japan, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Meiji era (1868 - 1912), moon, Showa era (1926 - 1989), Taisho era (1912 - 1926)
Provenance

To 2008
The Kura, Kyoto [1]

From 2008 to 2018
Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA, purchased from The Kura on March 1, 2008 [2]

From 2018
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, Washington [3]

Notes:

[1] Per information provided by the Cowles. See Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection 2018 Gift List for Freer/Sackler, object file, Collections Management.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

The Kura
Mary Cowles
Cheney Cowles

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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