Two men and a water-buffalo

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Ma Yuan 馬遠 (active late 12th-early 13th century)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 17th century
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 25.4 x 24.7 cm (10 x 9 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.253
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Album leaf

Keywords
China, man, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), water buffalo
Provenance

To 1911
Whan, Beijing, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Whan, in Beijing, 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. 811, 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
Whan (C.L. Freer source)

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

Copyright with museum