Artist: Tomioka Tessai 富岡鉄斎 (1836-1924)
Historical period(s)
Meiji era, 1870
Two-panel screen; ink and light color on paper
H x W (image): 151.1 × 170 cm (59 1/2 × 66 15/16 in) H x W (overall): 170.1 × 189 cm (67 × 74 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
Currently not on view

Screen (two-panel)

Japan, landscape, Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection, Meiji era (1868 - 1912)

To 2019
Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle [1]

From 2019
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, Seattle


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

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Mary Cowles
Cheney Cowles

Published References
  • Frank Feltens. Meeting Tessai: Works by Tomioka Tessai from the Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection. Vol. 51, No. 3 Hong Kong, May/June 2020. p. 88, fig. 7.
Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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