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Artist:
Formerly attributed to Zhou Wenju (傳)周文矩 (active mid-10th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 162.9 x 96.9 cm (64 1/8 x 38 1/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Provenance:
To 1916
Lai-Yuan and Company, New York, to 1916 [1]
From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lai-Yuan and Company in 1916 [2]
From 1920
The Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]
Notes:
[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1015, 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:
Women in Chinese Painting (November 9, 2013 to April 27, 2014)
Virtue and Entertainment: Chinese Music in the Visual Arts (October 1, 2005 to May 29, 2006)
Previous custodian or owner:
Lai-Yuan & Company (ca. 1915-April 1921) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Topic:
landscape  Search this
music  Search this
dance  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
woman  Search this
drum  Search this
flute  Search this
garden  Search this
cymbal  Search this
sheng  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Charles Lang Freer collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.42
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/ye3d5c9f2c6-d6f1-4eea-838d-1244901bb552
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1916.42