Yoshino Tennin from the series One Hundred Prints of Noh

Artist: Tsukioka Kōgyo 月岡耕漁 (1869-1927)
Historical period(s)
Taisho era, ca. 1922-1925
Ink and color on paper
H x W (overall): 37.8 x 25.7 cm (14 7/8 x 10 1/8 in)
Credit Line
Gift of the Embassy of Japan, Washington, D.C.
Freer Gallery of Art Study Collection
Accession Number
On View Location
Currently not on view

Woodblock print

actor, Japan, Noh, Taisho era (1912 - 1926), theater

To ?
David Wallace, Washington, DC [1]

To 1971
Embassy of Japan, Washington DC, gift of David Wallace, Washington, DC [2]

From 1971
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of the Embassy of Japan, Washington, DC [3]


[1] The Embassy of Japan received a gift from David Wallace of Washington, DC at an unknown date. In 1971, the Embassy of Japan gave print to the Study Collection of the Freer Gallery of Art. See letter dated February 11, 1971 from the Freer Gallery to Mr. David Wallace, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s) and Custodian(s)

Embassy of Japan
David Wallace

Collection Area(s)
Japanese Art
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