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Courtesans with fan and flute
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Courtesans with fan and flute

Courtesans with fan and flute

Maker(s)
Artist: Zhang Gui, active mid-12th century
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 156.2 x 88.8 cm (61 1/2 x 34 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
rose, playing, music, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), woman, fan, flute, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
17th-18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Accession Number:
F1916.107
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1916 Lee Van Ching (Li Wenqing) (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1916 [1] From 1916 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lee Van Ching, in New York, in 1916 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1279, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, LVC Catalogue, 1915, No. 76. [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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