Helen D. Ling (died 1982), Shanghai, to 1949 
From 1949 to 1984
James G. Ling, Potomac, MD, given by Helen D. Ling in 1949 
Freer Gallery of Art, given by James G. and Ann S. Ling in 1984 
 Helen Dalling Ling was a collector who operated an antiques shop in Shanghai. According to James G. Ling, this object was collected in China during the war (see Curatorial Note 9 in the object record).
 See note 1.
 Freer Gallery of Art Purchase List after 1920 file, Collections Management Office.
- Previous Owner(s)
Dr. and Mrs. James G. and Ann S. Ling
Helen D. Ling died 1982
James G. Ling
- Published References
- Sarah Booth. The Freer's Rare Catch: Gallery Acquires 30 Flawless Ancient Chinese Ceramics. Washington, May 23, 1984. p. B2.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
- Google Cultural Institute
- Rights Statement
Copyright with museum