A Crane

image for A Crane
Former owner
Rufus E. Moore (1840 - 1918) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1897
Rufus E. Moore (1840 - 1918), New York to 1897 [1]
From 1897 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Rufus E. Moore in 1897 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Kakemono Reserved List, pg. 1, 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
crane
Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Japan
Japanese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Artist
Ozawa Nankoku (1844 -?)
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 97 x 72.4 cm (38 3/16 x 28 1/2 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Japan
late 19th century
Period
Meiji era
Type
Painting
Accession Number
F1897.98