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Spring Festival on the River
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Traditionally attributed to Qiu Ying 仇英 (ca. 1494-1552)
Ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 33.8 x 794.8 cm (13 5/16 x 312 15/16 in)
Previous custodian or owner:
Edmund Backhouse (1873-1944) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Edmund Backhouse (1873-1944), Peking, to 1915 
From 1915 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Edmund Backhouse through T.J. Larkin, London, in 1915 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. See also, Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 934, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.
 See note 1.
 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.
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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