Palace Ladies Bathing Infants

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Maker(s)
Artist: Traditionally attributed to Zhou Wenju (傳)周文矩 (active mid-10th century)
Calligrapher: Geng Zhaozhong 耿昭忠 , colophon (1640-1686)
Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, 12th-13th century
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 23 x 24.5 cm (9 1/16 x 9 5/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1935.8
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Fan (mounted as album leaf)

Keywords
bathing, child, China, Song dynasty (960 - 1279), Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), woman, WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To 1935
Tonying and Company, New York. [1]

From 1935
Freer Gallery of Art, purchased from Tonying and Company, New York. [2]

Notes:

[1] Curatorial Remark 1 in the object record.

[2] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Label

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Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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