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Artist:
Katharine Carl (American, ca. 1862 - 1938)  Search this
Sitter:
Empress Dowager Cixi 慈禧太后 (1835-1908)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas with camphor wood frame
Dimensions:
H x W (painting, not including frame): 297.2 × 173.4 cm (117 × 68 1/4 in)
H x W x D (frame assembled): 505.8 × 262.9 × 142.2 cm (199 3/16 × 103 1/2 × 56 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
United States
Date:
1903
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
portrait  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
ruler  Search this
empress dowager  Search this
United States  Search this
American Art  Search this
WWII-era provenance  Search this
Credit Line:
Transfer from the Smithsonian American Art Museum
Accession Number:
S2011.16.1-2a-ap
Restrictions & Rights:
Copyright with museum
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Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S2011.16.1-2a-ap