Historical period(s)
Muromachi through Edo period, 16th-17th century
Medium
wood
Dimensions
H x W x D (overall): 22.3 x 16.4 x 6.3 cm (8 3/4 x 6 7/16 x 2 1/2 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Collected by Seymour J. Janow and gifted in his memory by his family
Accession Number
F2003.5.5
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Mask
Type

Mask

Keywords
Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, Muromachi period (1333 - 1573), Noh, theater, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 2003
Seymour J. Janow, Washington, D.C., acquired in Japan, to 2003 [1]

From 2003
Freer Gallery of Art, given by the family of Seymour J. Janow in 2003

Notes:

[1] According to Curatorial Note 1, Ann Yonemura, September 30, 2003, in the object record.

Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Selma Janow

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

Copyright with museum