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Ducks, Torrent, and Overhanging Rocks
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Style of Lü Ji (ca. 1420-ca. 1505)
Formerly attributed to Bian Luan (active late 8th-early 9th century)
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 158.2 x 100.3 cm (62 5/16 x 39 1/2 in)
Wang Jiantang, Shanghai to 1916 
From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Wang Jiantang, in New York in 1916 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 994, 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.
Freer Gallery of Art Collection
Previous custodian or owner:
Wang Jiantang 王鑑堂 (late 19th-early 20th century) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Restrictions & Rights:
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