kesi panel with two swallows and an apricot tree, signed Xu Xi

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Maker(s)
Artist: Seal of Xu Xi (active mid-10th century)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, 16th-early 18th century
Medium
Silk
Dimensions
H x W (sight): 100.5 x 38.1 cm (39 9/16 x 15 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
The Dr. Paul Singer Collection of Chinese Art of the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; a joint gift of the Arthur M. Sackler Foundation, Paul Singer, the AMS Foundation for the Arts, Sciences, and Humanities, and the Children of Arthur M. Sackler
Collection
Paul Singer collection
Accession Number
RLS1997.48.3897
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Costume and Textile
Type

Tapestry panel

Keywords
apricot tree, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Paul Singer collection, rock, slit tapestry, swallow, tapestry, water
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Dr. Paul Singer 1904-1997

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

Copyright with museum