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Korean ambassadors introduce Buddhism to Japan

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Data Source
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Previous custodian or owner
Mr. Laurence I. Hewes III
Provenance
To 1998
Laurence I. Hewes III, Washington, DC [1]
From 1998
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Laurence I. Hewes III, Washington, DC [2]
Notes:
[1] See Acquisition Consideration Form, object file, Collections Management Office.
[2] See note 1.
Date
late 17th-early 18th century
Credit Line
Gift of Laurence I. Hewes, III, in loving memory of Laurence I. Hewes, Jr. and Patricia E. Hewes
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (overall): 225.1 x 66.6 cm (88 5/8 x 26 1/4 in)
Type
Painting
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Accession Number
F1998.308.2
Topic
Buddhism
drum
flute
Japan
Japanese Art
ambassador
WWII-era provenance
Origin
Japan
Restrictions & Rights
Copyright with museum