Lotus and egrets

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Maker(s)
Artist: Zhang Shanzi (1882-1940)
Historical period(s)
Modern period, early 20th century
Medium
Ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W (image): 129.6 x 39 cm (51 x 15 3/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Anonymous gift in honor of Kent H. and Scott N. Redford
Accession Number
S2001.29
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll

Keywords
China, egret, lotus, Modern period (1912 - present), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), WWII-era provenance
Provenance

From mid-1950s to 2001
Private collection, Washington D.C., acquired in the mid-1950s in Taipei. [1]

From 2001
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of anonymous donor, Washington D.C. [2]

Notes:

[1] The painting was acquired in the mid-1950s while the donor was working in the American Embassy [Taipei].

[2] See Acquisition Consideration Form, copy in object file, Collections Management Office.

Previous Owner(s)

Ralph Hubbard Redford American, 1916 - 2013

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

Copyright with artist