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Artist:
Formerly attributed to Xia Gui 夏珪 (active ca. 1195-1230)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 151.3 x 98.1 cm (59 9/16 x 38 5/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
School/Tradition:
Zhe School
Provenance:
To 1916
Li Wenqing (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1916 [1]
From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Li Wenqing, in New York, in 1916 [2]
From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1037, 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
Exhibition History:
Work and Commerce: Everyday Life in Chinese Painting (June 19, 2004 to January 17, 2005)
Ancient Chinese Paintings, Sculptures, and Jade Objects from the Collection formed by Charles Lang Freer (November 15 to December 08, 1917)
Previous custodian or owner:
Li Wenqing 李文卿 (ca. 1869-1931) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
fishing  Search this
cormorant  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.191
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
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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/ye39622225d-55a3-438e-b0e8-a7401b317749
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.191