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F1901.172

Peonies

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1901.172
F1903.114

Palace Ladies by a Lotus Pond

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1903.114
<p>Signature at lower left; total of 27 seals (17 on painting), four inscriptions (poems) on painting, five colophons, no labels. Unused frontispiece with cloud motif. Ivory pin. Depicting a scene of women, children and servants (total of fifteen figures) engaged in various activities, including playing weiqi and playing musical instruments, both inside and outside a &#8230;</p>
F1904.2

Fish-basket Guanyin

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1904.2
<p>Guanyin holds a bamboo branch in one hand and in the other a basket containing a carp resting on a bed of bamboo branches. Beside the Guanyin are two boys, one with a lotus in a vase and the other with a bucket decorated with a lotus motif. All three figures are surrounded by rocks &#8230;</p>
F1904.193

Peonies

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1904.193
F1905.264

River Landscape with a Seated Figure in Foreground

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1905.264
<p>Depicting a river landscape, with a scholar seated on rocks in the foreground. In the background is a group of farm buildings with one figure and there are unidentifiable birds in the sky. Three seals, no labels or inscriptions. Mounted in a folder.</p>