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Searching for Plum Blossoms While Riding a Donkey
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Searching for Plum Blossoms While Riding a Donkey

Searching for Plum Blossoms While Riding a Donkey

Maker(s)
Artist: Zhou Chen, ca.1450-ca.1535, Zhang Xunli, act. late 12th century
Medium:
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 159.3 x 84.4 cm (62 11/16 x 33 1/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
donkey, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), plum blossom, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
early 16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Accession Number:
F1917.108
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1917 Lee Van Ching (Li Wenqing) (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1917 [1] From 1917 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Lee Van Ching, in New York, in 1917 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] 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. [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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