Evergreens on distant hills

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Maker(s)
Artist: Kano Tan'yū 狩野探幽 (1602 - 1674)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1665
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 107.5 x 54.1 cm (42 5/16 x 21 5/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1904.371
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), hill, Japan, kakemono, landscape, tree
Provenance

To 1904
Michael Tomkinson (1841-1921), Kidderminster, England, to 1904 [1]

From 1904 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Michael Tomkinson in 1904 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Kakemono Reserved List, R. 397, pg. 10, 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
Michael Tomkinson (C.L. Freer source) 1841 - 1921

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

Copyright with museum

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