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A Water-buffalo and a herd-boy near a stream
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Hanging scroll; ink on silk
H x W (image): 117.5 x 75.9 cm (46 1/4 x 29 7/8 in)
Ming or Qing dynasty
You Xiaoxi (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1917 
From 1917 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from You Xiaoxi in 1917 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1222, 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
Children at Play in Chinese Painting (November 14, 2009 to May 23, 2010)
Previous custodian or owner:
You Xiaoxi 游篠溪 (late 19th-early 20th century) (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919)
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
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