Thousand-Character “Eulogy of a Great Man”

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Maker(s)
Artist: Shitao (1642-1707)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, ca. 1698
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 27.7 x 289.7 cm (10 7/8 x 114 1/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Arthur M. Sackler
Accession Number
S1987.209
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Calligraphy
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

To?
Zhang Daqian (1899-1983). [1]

To 1987
Arthur M. Sackler (1913-1987), New York. [2]

From 1987
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Arthur M. Sackler, New York. [3]

Notes:

[1] See object file.

[2] See note 1.

[3] See note 1.

Previous Owner(s)

Zhang Daqian China, 1899-1983
Dr. Arthur M. Sackler 1913-1987

Published References
  • et al. Asian Art in the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery: The Inaugural Gift. Washington, 1987. cat. 202, pp. 302-303.
  • Marilyn Fu Fu Shen. Studies in Connoisseurship: Chinese Paintings from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections in New York, Princeton, and Washington, D.C., Third Edition. Princeton, 1973. pp. 225-231.
  • Chang Wanli. Shitao shuhua ji (Selected Painting and Calligraphy of Shih-Tao). multi-volumed, Hong Kong. pl. 79.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
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