Tea Hermit of Awata

Artist: Tomioka Tessai 富岡鉄斎 (1836-1924)
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 1903
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 99 × 26.5 cm (39 × 10 7/16 in)
Credit Line
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
On View Location
Freer Gallery 08: Meeting Tessai

Hanging scroll

hermit, Japan, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Meiji era (1868 - 1912)
Provenance research underway.
Published References
  • "鉄斎研究." Tessai kenkyū. vols. 1-65 Takarazuka, Hyogo, 1969-1983. vol. 71, pl. 8.
  • "鉄斎大成続巻." Tessai taisei zokukan. Tokyo. pl. 117.
  • "もくろく:山田履中軒氏所蔵品目録." Mokuroku: Yamada Richūkenshi shozōhin mokuroku. Osaka. pl. 84.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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