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Medium:
Silk tapestry (kesi): woven silk threads
Dimensions:
H x W: 162 x 83.7 cm (63 3/4 x 32 15/16 in)
Type:
Costume and Textile
Origin:
China
Date:
1575-1725
Period:
Ming or Qing dynasty
Provenance:
To 1911
Riu Cheng Chai, Beijing, to 1911 [1]
From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Riu Cheng Chai in 1911 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 833, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
[2] See note 1.
[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.
Collection:
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Riu Cheng Chai (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
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Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1911.269
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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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
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye30c3fbfee-d15a-413e-8adf-f6f3db976af8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1911.269