Artist: Zhou Chen, ca.1450-ca.1535, Zhang Xunli, act. late 12th century
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
H x W (image): 159.3 x 84.4 cm (62 11/16 x 33 1/4 in)
donkey, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), plum blossom, China, Chinese Art
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
early 16th century
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
To 1917 Lee Van Ching (Li Wenqing) (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1917  From 1917 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lee Van Ching, in New York, in 1917  From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920  Notes:  See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1154, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, Voucher No. 18, December 1916.  See note 1.  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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