Luohan

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Li Gonglin (傳)李公麟 (ca. 1049-1106)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 18th century
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (leaf a - image): 27.8 x 33.4 cm (10 15/16 x 13 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.158a-j
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album

Keywords
baimiao style, Buddhism, China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1906
Yen Ching Tong, to 1906 [1]

From 1906 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yen Ching Tong, Beijing, in 1906 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Album List, pg. 38, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Also see Original Folder Sheet, Curatorial Remarks, Charles Lang Freer, 1917. 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
Yen Ching Tong (C.L. Freer source)

Published References
  • Agnes E. Meyer. Chinese Painting as Reflected in the Thought and Art of Li Lung-mien, 1070-1106., 2nd ed. New York. see remarks.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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