Detail image, The Four Sylvan Sounds (The Hermit Thrush and the Sound of Running Water); Thomas Dewing (1851–1938); United States, 1896–97; Oil on wood panels; Gift of Charles Lang Freer; F1906.72–73

Detail, The Four Sylvan Sounds (The Hermit Thrush and the Sound of Running Water); Thomas Dewing (1851–1938); United States, 1896–97; Oil on wood panels; Gift of Charles Lang Freer; F1906.72–73

Sylvan Sounds: Freer, Dewing, and Japan

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Detail image, Ehon butai ogi, vol. 3; by Katsukawa Shunshō (1726—1792) and Ippitsusai Bunchō (active ca. 1755—1790); Japan, Edo period, 1770; Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper covers; Purchase - The Gerhard Pulverer Collection, Museum funds, Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial fund in appreciation of Jeffrey P. Cunard and his exemplary service to the Galleries as chair of the Board of Trustees (2003—2007); Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection FSC-GR-780.164.3

Detail, Ehon butai ogi, vol. 3; by Katsukawa Shunshō (1726—1792) and Ippitsusai Bunchō (active ca. 1755—1790); Japan, Edo period, 1770; Woodblock printed; ink and color on paper covers; Purchase - The Gerhard Pulverer Collection, Museum funds, Friends of the Freer and Sackler Galleries and the Harold P. Stern Memorial fund in appreciation of Jeffrey P. Cunard and his exemplary service to the Galleries as chair of the Board of Trustees (2003—2007); Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection FSC-GR-780.164.3

Hand-Held: Gerhard Pulverer’s Japanese Illustrated Books

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Detail image, Boy Viewing Mount Fuji; Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760 - 1849); Japan, Edo period, 1839; Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk; Gift of Charles Lang Freer; Freer Gallery of Art F1898.110

Detail, Boy Viewing Mount Fuji; Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760 - 1849); Japan, Edo period, 1839; Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk; Gift of Charles Lang Freer; Freer Gallery of Art F1898.110

Hokusai: Paintings and Drawings

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Detail image, Zaimoku Island, Matsushima; Kawase Hasui (1883–1957); From the series Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Eastern Japan edition; Japan, May 1933; Woodblock print; ink and color on paper; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Robert O. Muller Collection S2003.8.796

Detail, Zaimoku Island, Matsushima; Kawase Hasui (1883–1957); From the series Collection of Scenic Views of Japan, Eastern Japan edition; Japan, May 1933; Woodblock print; ink and color on paper; Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Robert O. Muller Collection S2003.8.796

Waves at Matsushima

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