Horse Racing at Kamigamo Shrine

Historical period(s)
Edo period, early 17th century
Ink, color, and gold on paper
H x W: 76.8 x 516 cm (30 1/4 x 203 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Screen (ten-panel)

Edo period (1615 - 1868), horse, Japan, shrine
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • Zaigai hiho [(Japanese Paintings in Western Collections]. 3 vols., Tokyo. vol. 3: pt. I & II, pp. 16-17, pl. 9.
  • Keiko Kawamoto. Nihon byobue shusei. 18 vols., Tokyo, 1977-1982. vol. 13: pl. 31.
  • Kyoto National Museum. Rakuchu rakugai-zu [Pictures of Sights in and Around Kyoto]. Exh. cat. Tokyo. pl. 85.
  • Dr. John Alexander Pope, Thomas Lawton, Harold P. Stern. The Freer Gallery of Art. 2 vols., Washington and Tokyo, 1971-1972. cat. 46, vol. 2: p. 167.
  • Harold P. Stern. Ukiyo-e Painting: Freer Gallery of Art Fiftieth Anniversary Exhibition. Exh. cat. Washington and Baltimore, 1973. cat. 6, pp. 18-19.
  • Masterpieces of Chinese and Japanese Art: Freer Gallery of Art handbook. Washington, 1976. p. 124.
  • Sherman Lee. Horse Racing at Kamo Shrine. vol. 64 Cleveland, October 1977. p. 272, fig. 2.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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