Homeward-bound Fisherman Covered in Snow

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Maker(s)
Artist: Traditionally attributed to Liang Kai 梁楷 (late 12th-early 13th century)
Historical period(s)
Southern Song dynasty, late 12th-early 13th century
Medium
Ink on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 23.6 x 24.7 cm (9 5/16 x 9 3/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Accession Number
F1971.7
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Album, Painting
Type

Fan (mounted as album leaf)

Keywords
China, fishing, landscape, river, snow, Southern Song dynasty (1127 - 1279), tree, water, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

National Museum of Natural History, Department of Anthropology, Smithsonian Institution
Chen Rentao 1906-1968

Label

To learn more about this and similar objects, visit http://www.asia.si.edu/SongYuan/default.asp Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy.

Published References
  • Chen Rentao (J.D. Chen). Jinkui canghua pingshi. 2 vols., Hong Kong. pp. 66-67.
  • Chen Rentao (J.D. Chen). Jinkui canghua ji. 2 vols., Kyoto. pl. 12.
  • Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku (Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting). 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. p. 246.
  • To So Gen Min meiga taikan (A Catalogue of Famous Paintings of the Tang, Sung, Yuan, and Ming Dynasties). Exh. cat. Tokyo. pl. 80.
  • Song hua quanji: di liu juan, di liu ce. Hangzhou. cat. 10, pp. 43, 257.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Song and Yuan Dynasty Painting and Calligraphy
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

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