Album of textile samples

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Maker(s)
Artist: Attributed to the Miura Brothers
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, 1917-1918
Medium
Silk on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 24 x 18.3 cm (9 7/16 x 7 3/16 in)
Geography
Japan, Kyoto
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1917.430
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile
Type

Textile: album of samples

Keywords
brocade, Japan, Taisho era (1912 - 1926), weft patterning
Provenance

From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from an unnamed source in 1917 [1]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2]

Notes:

[1] See Voucher 13, January 1917, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.

[2] 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

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

Copyright with museum

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