Artist: Formerly attributed to Ma Lin (active early to mid-13th century)
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 165.9 x 106 cm (65 5/16 x 41 3/4 in)
tree, flower, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), plum blossom, snow, China, Chinese Art
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1916 P'ang Lai Ch'en (Pang Yuanji), (1864-1949), Shanghai, China, to 1916  From 1916 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from P'ang Lai Ch'en, in New York, in 1916  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1136, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, P'ang Catalogue: Antique Famous Chinese Paintings Collected by P'ang Lai Ch'en, vol. 1, no. 50. 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.  See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1119, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives.  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.
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