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Artist:
Qi Baishi 齊白石 (1864-1957)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 84 × 43.5 cm (33 1/16 × 17 1/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1920s
Period:
Modern period
Provenance:
1920s-by 1968
Ownership information unknown
By 1968-1987
Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987), method of acquisition unknown [1]
From 1987
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Dr. Arthur M. Sackler [2]
Notes:
[1] The Arthur M. Sackler collection number “68.5.4” was assigned to this object, indicating that the object was in Sackler’s collection in 1968. See Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Gift Inventory sheet, 68.5.4, copy in object file.
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler was a physician, medical publisher, pharmaceutical marketer, and collector of Asian art.
[2] Pursuant to the agreement between Dr. Arthur M. Sackler and the Smithsonian Institution, dated July 28, 1982, legal title of the donated objects was transferred to the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery on September 11, 1987.
Research updated January 19, 2023
Collection:
Arthur M. Sackler Collection
Exhibition History:
The Arts of China (November 18, 1990 to September 7, 2014)
Pavilions and Immortal Mountains: Chinese Decorative Art and Paintings (September 28, 1987 to February 28, 1988)
Previous custodian or owner:
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987)
Topic:
bird  Search this
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
chrysanthemum  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number:
S1987.219
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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/ye31b405f79-5bae-45a9-8001-477b0d1e4d9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_S1987.219