Playing the zither beneath a pine tree

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Maker(s)
Artist: Copy after Qiu Ying 仇英 (ca. 1494-1552)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, late 16th-early 17th century
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 22.2 x 105.3 cm (8 3/4 x 41 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1953.84
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
China, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), pine tree, qin, tree, WWII-era provenance, zither
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Tonying and Company

Published References
  • Jenny F. So. Music in the Age of Confucius. Exh. cat. Washington and Seattle. p. 30, fig. 1.12.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum