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Coromandel screen
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Coromandel screen

Medium:
Black lacquer on wood core with carved and pigment and gold filled (kuancai) decoration
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 216.5 x 50.1 x 606.5 cm (85 1/4 x 19 3/4 x 238 3/4 in)
Type:
Lacquer
Origin:
China
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), qin, China, Kangxi reign, lettering, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1672
Period:
Qing dynasty
Accession Number:
F1906.42a-l
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1906 Bunkyo Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1906 [1] From 1906 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased at Bunkyo Matsuki Collection Sale, American Art Association, New York, NY, in 1906 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Screen and Panel List, S.I. 122, pg. 33, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record. This object exhibits seals, colophons, or inscriptions that could provide additional information regarding the object’s history; see Curatorial Remarks in the object record for further details. [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.
Rights:
Copyright with museum






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