Heron and willow

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Maker(s)
Artist: Hanabusa Itchō 英一蝶 (1652-1724)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1652-1724
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 230.7 x 69 cm (90 13/16 x 27 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1902.274
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), heron, Japan, kakemono, willow tree
Provenance

To 1902
Ernest Francisco Fenollosa (1853-1908), New York, NY, and Spring Hill, AL, to 1902 [1]

From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Ernest Francisco Fenollosa in 1902 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Kakemono List, R. 287, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] See note 1.

[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Ernest Francisco Fenollosa (C.L. Freer source) 1853 - 1908

Published References
  • Kobayashi Tadashi. Hanabusa Itcho (1652-1724)
    . no. 260 Tokyo, January 1988. p. 42.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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