Waka Poem with “Heart” Character

Maker(s)
Artist: Jiun Onko 慈雲飲光 (1718-1804)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 18th century
Medium
Hanging scroll; ink on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 72.4 × 33.3 cm (28 1/2 × 13 1/8 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F2018.4.4a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, poems
Provenance

To 2008
Maezawa Seikando, Kyoto [1]

From 2008 to 2018
Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, Washington, purchased from Maezawa Seikando, Kyoto on December 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 Office.

[2] See note 1.

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

Previous Owner(s)

Mary Cowles
Maezawa Seikando
Cheney Cowles

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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