Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 1573-1620
Medium
Lacquered wood, mother of pearl
Dimensions
H x W: 95.6 x 379.1 cm (37 5/8 x 149 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.352
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Furniture and Furnishing
Type

Table

Keywords
China, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Provenance

To 1909
Yamanaka &Company, Kyoto, to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1909 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 167, 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
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum