Carp

image for Carp
Former owner
Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1896
Yamanaka & Company, New York to 1896 [1]
From 1896 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company in 1896 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Kakemono List, L. 70, pg. 15, 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.
Topic
Edo period (1615 - 1868)
carp
Japan
kakemono
Japanese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Artist
Kuroda Toko 黒田稲皐 (1785-1846)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W: 44.9 x 85.8 cm (17 11/16 x 33 3/4 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Japan
early 19th century
Period
Edo period
Type
Painting
Accession Number
F1896.92