Home > Collections > Open F|S > F1903.114

Palace Ladies by a Lotus Pond
AVAILABLE VIEWS
Palace Ladies by a Lotus Pond

Palace Ladies by a Lotus Pond

Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Zhou Wenju (?)??? (active mid-10th century)
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W (image): 38.4 x 314.4 cm (15 1/8 x 123 3/4 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Topic:
court, playing, water, fishing, music, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), child, lotus, woman, go, palace, pavilion, garden, China, Chinese Art
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Date:
18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Accession Number:
F1903.114
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
Provenance:
To 1903 Bunkyo Matsuki (1867-1940), Boston, to 1903 [1] From 1903 to 1919 Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Bunkyo Matsuki in 1903 [2] From 1920 Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [2] Notes: [1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 333, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. 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. [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






Please note: The Freer Gallery of Art will be closed to the public from January 2016 until summer 2017. The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Library, and Archives will remain open for the duration of the renovation. Learn more »