Zen Aphorism

Maker(s)
Artist: Hakuin Ekaku 白隠慧鶴 (1685-1768)
Historical period(s)
Edo period
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 173.6 x 33.5 cm (68 3/8 x 13 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Elizabeth ten Grotenhuis and Merton C. Flemings
Collection
Freer Study Collection
Accession Number
FSC-PA-230a-c
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Buddhism, Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Zen Buddhism
Provenance

To 2003
Elizabeth ten Grotenhuis, Cambridge, Massachusetts. [1]

From 2003
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Elizabeth ten Grotenhuis, Cambridge, Massachusetts. [2]

Notes:

[1] See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Elizabeth ten Grotenhuis

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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