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Two Riders Searching for Plum Blossoms
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Two Riders Searching for Plum Blossoms

Two Riders Searching for Plum Blossoms

Maker(s)
Artist: Xia Gui, active ca. 1195-1230
Medium:
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 136.7 x 71.3 cm (53 13/16 x 28 1/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
landscape, winter, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), mountain, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
16th century
Period:
Ming dynasty
Accession Number:
F1919.141
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1919 Seaouke Yue (You Xiaoxi) (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1919 [1] 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Seaouke Yue in 1919 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1336, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [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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