Loan Object

Gion Festival

19th century

ink, colors, and gold flecks on paper; pair of 6-panel folding screens; mounting bears gold leaves

sheet: 45 11/16 x 19 7/8 in. (116 x 50.5 cm)
Lent by the Love Family
ILE2007.10.1-.2
Culture: 
Japanese
Period: 
Edo period (1615–1868)
Classification: 
Paintings
Geography: 
Japan
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

1933 Christie's catalogue # 201
Before 1933 Bijutsu Club, Tokyo
Former collection of Baron Kawada Koichiro (Hogai-an), third chariman of the Bank of Japan, and were sold with his estate in 1933.

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