Reading in a Thatched Hut

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Maker(s)
Artist: Xie Shichen (1487-ca. 1561)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, mid 16th century
Medium
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 107.4 x 48.6 cm (42 5/16 x 19 1/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1954.17
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

Keywords
China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), reading, scholar, waterfall, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Leon Chang

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

Copyright with museum