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Former owner
Mme. Florine Langweil (1861 - 1958) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Provenance
To 1905
Mme. Florine Langweil (1861-1958), Paris, to 1905 [1]
From 1905 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Mme. Florine Langweil in 1905 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Miscellaneous List, S.I. 1208, pg. 280, 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)
demon
Japan
Japanese Art
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Medium
Wood with paint and hair
Dimensions
H x W x D: 23.9 x 18.8 x 9.4 cm (9 7/16 x 7 3/8 x 3 11/16 in)
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Origin
Japan
1615-1868
Period
Edo period
Type
Mask
Accession Number
F1905.314