The Hall of Parent’s Ease

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Maker(s)
Artist: Traditionally attributed to Wang Meng 王蒙 (ca. 1308-1385)
Historical period(s)
Ming or Qing dynasty, 17th century?
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 24.5 x 97.2 cm (9 5/8 x 38 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1939.59
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
China, garden, garden rock, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), waterfall, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Hugo Munsterberg. The Landscape Painting of China and Japan., 1st ed. Rutland, VT. pl. 49.
  • Richard Edwards. The Field of Stones: A Study of the Art of Shen Chou (1427-1509). Oriental Studies Series, no. 5 Washington, 1962. pl. 3.
  • Grace Dunham Guest Archibald Gibson Wenley. Annotated Outlines of the History of Chinese Arts. Washington, 1949. p. 16.
  • Rene Grousset. Chinese Art and Culture. New York. p. 240.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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