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Pair of Hawks in a Winter Ravine

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Guo Qianyou (active mid- to late 10th century)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 200.2 x 156.1 cm (78 13/16 x 61 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
early 15th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
falcon  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.518
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Tiger tally

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W x D (overall): 3.3 x 6.6 x 2.7 cm (1 5/16 x 2 5/8 x 1 1/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Document
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
tiger  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.697a-b
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Thin plaque cut in arc of circle, of the type huang

Medium:
Jade
Dimensions:
H x W: 3.5 x 24.9 cm (1 3/8 x 9 13/16 in)
Type:
Jade
Jewelry and Ornament
Origin:
Changsha, Hunan province, China
Date:
4th-3rd century BCE
Period:
Eastern Zhou dynasty
Topic:
Eastern Zhou dynasty (770 - 221 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
carving  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1916.758
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Bodhisattva standing on lotus pedestal (forgery)

Medium:
Stone
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 72.5 × 19 × 17 cm (28 9/16 × 7 1/2 × 6 11/16 in)
Type:
Sculpture
Stone
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1916
Period:
Qing dynasty to Modern period
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
bodhisattva  Search this
lion  Search this
Modern period (1912 - present)  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
lotus  Search this
forgery  Search this
China  Search this
cintamani  Search this
kalasa  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.10
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Xin Pi Tugging the Emperor's Robe

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 106.1 x 49.7 cm (41 3/4 x 19 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
14th century
Period:
Yuan or early Ming dynasty
Topic:
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
emperor  Search this
minister  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.332
Restrictions & Rights:
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Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
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Water-buffalo and calf

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 67.3 x 36.3 cm (26 1/2 x 14 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.333
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Ajita, the Fifteenth Venerable Luohan

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Wang Jianji (傳)王兼濟 (early to mid-11th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 127 x 62.4 cm (50 x 24 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1345
Period:
Yuan dynasty
Topic:
Buddhism  Search this
Yuan dynasty (1279 - 1368)  Search this
sutra  Search this
persimmon  Search this
China  Search this
halo  Search this
Ajita  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.334
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Writing a Poem on a Crimson Leaf

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 126.7 x 70 cm (49 7/8 x 27 9/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
lovers  Search this
woman  Search this
writing  Search this
marriage  Search this
poems  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.335
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A White Horse

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 72 x 59.3 cm (28 3/8 x 23 3/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
14th-15th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
horse  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
bamboo  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.336
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Two Hawks on a Barren Bough

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Li Demao (late 12th-early 13th century)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 109.6 x 87 cm (43 1/8 x 34 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
eagle  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.337
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Squabbling Mynas above a Brook

Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on paper
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 50 x 49.4 cm (19 11/16 x 19 7/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
15th-16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
bird  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
mountain  Search this
river  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
mynah bird  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.338
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Three white goats

Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 93.8 × 51.6 cm (36 15/16 × 20 5/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
goat  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.339
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Listening to a Fisherman's Flute

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Ma Yuan 馬遠 (active late 12th-early 13th century)  Search this
Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 156.1 x 86.3 cm (61 7/16 x 34 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
early 16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
water  Search this
fishing  Search this
river  Search this
boat  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.340
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Landscape

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Mi Fu (傳)米芾 (1052-1107)  Search this
Medium:
Ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 103.4 x 37.6 cm (40 11/16 x 14 13/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
1368-1644
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
landscape  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
water  Search this
river  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.341
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Flowers and insects

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Qiu Yuqing (early to mid-10th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 53.3 x 74.3 cm (21 x 29 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
15th century?
Period:
Ming dynasty
Topic:
insect  Search this
flower  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.342
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A Water-buffalo and a herd-boy near a stream

Medium:
Hanging scroll; ink on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 117.5 x 75.9 cm (46 1/4 x 29 7/8 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
17th century?
Period:
Ming or Qing dynasty
Topic:
water buffalo  Search this
Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644)  Search this
water  Search this
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
river  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.343
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Disk (bi 璧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 26.3 x 1.6 cm (10 3/8 x 5/8 in)
Diam (hole): 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.344
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Jades for Life and Death
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Disk (bi 璧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 24.7 x 1.4 cm (9 3/4 x 9/16 in)
Diam (hole): 3.7 cm (1 7/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.345
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Disk (bi 璧) with incised glyph

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 24.5 x 1.3 cm (9 5/8 x 1/2 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
bird  Search this
inscription  Search this
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.346
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Disk (bi 璧)

Medium:
Jade (nephrite)
Dimensions:
Diam x D: 22.4 x 1.4 cm (8 13/16 x 9/16 in)
Culture:
Liangzhu culture, ca. 3300-ca. 2250 BCE  Search this
Type:
Jade
Ceremonial Object
Origin:
Lake Tai region, China
Date:
ca. 3300-2250 BCE
Period:
Late Neolithic period
Topic:
Late Neolithic period (ca. 5000 - ca. 1700 BCE)  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
nephrite  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1917.347
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