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Tethered Hawks

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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

Japanese, Edo period, early 19th century

  • Formerly attributed to Soga Nichokuan, Japanese, active about 1625–1660
Catalogue Raisonné

Kajima Volume 1: Chapter 7, pg. 135: no. 125 (2)

Dimensions

123.4 x 54.5 cm (48 9/16 x 21 7/16 in.) (height x width)

Accession Number

11.4495

Medium or Technique

One of a pair of six-panel folding screens; ink and gold on paper

Collections

Asia

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