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Artist: Nakabayashi Chikutō 中林竹洞 (1776-1853)
Historical period(s)
Edo period, 1835
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 139.9 × 71.3 cm (55 1/16 × 28 1/16 in)
Credit Line
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Hanging scroll

Edo period (1615 - 1868), Japan, landscape, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection

To 2009
Matsumoto Shoeido, Kyoto [1]

From 2009 to 2018
Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA, purchased from Matsumoto Shoeido on March 1, 2009 [2]

From 2018
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle, Washington [3]


[1] Per information provided by the Cowles. See Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection 2018 Gift List for Freer/Sackler, object file, Collections Management.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Matsumoto Shoeido
Mary Cowles
Cheney Cowles

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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