Two travelers in the rain

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Wu Wei (1459-1508)
Historical period(s)
Possibly Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Medium
Ink on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 24.7 x 22.8 cm (9 3/4 x 9 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1909.251n
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album leaf

Keywords
China, donkey, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), rain, umbrella, willow tree
Provenance

To 1909
Pao Ming Sai, Beijing, to 1909 [1]

From 1909 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Pao Ming Sai, Beijing, in 1909 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Original Album List, pg. 33, 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.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Pao Ming Sai (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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