Palaces on the water

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Wang Zhenpeng (傳)王振鵬 (ca. 1280-1329)
Historical period(s)
Ming or Qing dynasty, 17th-19th century
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 39.8 x 327.3 cm (15 11/16 x 128 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.178
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
blue-and-green style, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), palace, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1911
Yen Ching Tong, Beijing, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yen Ching Tong in 1911 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 713, 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
Yen Ching Tong (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
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Rights Statement

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