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Futen, the Wind Deity

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Inscription

The inscription on the exterior of box lid reads:@-------, The inscription on the interior of the box reads:@-----. An inscription written in ink on at piece of paper adhered to---- reads:@---

Provenance

Prior to 1886 purchased by Ernest Francisco Fenollosa; 1886 purchased by Charles Goddard Weld from Ernest Fenollosa; 1911 bequeathed by Charles Goddard Weld to the Museum.

Credit Line

Fenollosa-Weld Collection

Futen zo

Japanese, Muromachi period, 15th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 1, pg. 19: no. 124

Dimensions

97.2 x 35.8 cm (38 1/4 x 14 1/8 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4086

Medium or Technique

Hanging scroll; ink, color, and gold on silk

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Paintings