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Medium:
Wood with white and black pigment
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 28.9 x 12.4 x 1.3 cm (11 3/8 x 4 7/8 x 1/2 in)
Type:
Unclassified
Origin:
China
Date:
10th-11th century
Period:
Southern Song or Yuan dynasty
Description:
Both pieces were once covered with a milky-white, now powdery paint. Over this surface, outlined in black, are scroll motifs. The interior of the motifs are filled in with a deep blue-green also somewhat powdery (mineral?) pigment.
Collection:
Freer Study Collection
Topic:
Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279)  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Robert Hatfield Ellsworth collection  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert H. Ellsworth FSC-W-34ab
Accession Number:
FSC-W-34a-b
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
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/ye3d778316d-36cf-474d-8202-70c16725e306
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_FSC-W-34a-b