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Snow-laden Plum Branches
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Snow-laden Plum Branches

Snow-laden Plum Branches

Maker(s)
Artist: Anonymous, Yang Buzhi, 1098-1169
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 140.7 x 61.4 cm (55 3/8 x 24 3/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
flower, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), plum blossom, snow, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
1644-1911
Period:
Qing dynasty
Accession Number:
F1909.165
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
1909 Loon Gu Sai, Beijing 1909 [1] From 1909 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Loon Gu Sai, Beijing in 1909 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 623, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. According to Ingrid Larsen, "'Don’t Send Ming or Later Pictures': Charles Lang Freer and the First Major Collection of Chinese Painting in an American Museum," Ars Orientalis vol. 40 (2011), Loon Gu Sai was possibly Lunguzhai, a store in the antiques district of Liulichang. 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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