Priest Ikko in His Final Hours

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Historical period(s)
14th century
Medium
Ink, color, and gold on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 131.3 x 52.5 cm (51 11/16 x 20 11/16 in)
Geography
Japan
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment and Harold P. Stern Memorial Fund
Accession Number
F2005.3
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
cremation, death, Japan, priest, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

James Freeman

Published References
  • Mori Noburo, Ikko shojin no rinjue to shozo (A Study of Two Paintings: Priest Ikko in his final hours and a Portrait of Ikko with calligraphy). no. 869 Tokyo. pp. 5-20.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum