An Official followed by an attendant with a fan

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Qian Xuan 錢選 (late 13th century)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1644-1911
Medium
Ink on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 21.5 x 20.5 cm (8 7/16 x 8 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.156m
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album leaf

Keywords
attendant, baimiao style, China, court official, fan, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1911
Sung, China, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Sung, in China, in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Album List, S.I. 21A, pg. 37, 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.

Previous Owner(s)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Sung (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum

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