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Country Scenes and Mount Fuji; one of a pair with F1902.49

Country Scenes and Mount Fuji; one of a pair with F1902.49
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Artist
Katsushika Hokusai 葛飾北斎 (1760-1849)
Date
ca. 1830-1832
Period
Edo period
Type
Painting
Medium
Ink, color and gold on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 169.1 x 369.8 cm (66 9/16 x 145 9/16 in)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
Accession Number
F1902.48
Previous custodian or owner
Ernest Francisco Fenollosa (1853-1908) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1902
Ernest Francisco Fenollosa (1853-1908), New York, NY, and Spring Hill, AL, to 1902 [1]
From 1902 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Ernest Francisco Fenollosa in 1902 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note, Object file. See also Original Screen List, pg. 13, 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.
Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
On View
Freer Gallery 05: Hokusai: Mad About Painting
Origin
Japan