Umbrella-maker and itinerant bamboo-flute players

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Maker(s)
Artist: Iwasa Matabei (1578-1650)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, early Edo (1615-1868)
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 54 x 39.4 cm (21 1/4 x 15 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1969.18
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album leaf (mounted on panel)

Keywords
bamboo, Edo period (1615 - 1868), flute, Japan, umbrella, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Kochukyo Co. Ltd. established 1924

Published References
  • Donald F. Gibbons, Dorothy Shepherd Payer, Katharine C. Ruhl. Techniques of Silversmithing in the Hormizd Plate. vol. 11 Washington and Ann Arbor. pp. 27-38.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 79, p. 176.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum