Leisurely Life of a Lady

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    mid 17th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and color on silk
  • Dimension

    H x W: 20 x 20 cm (7 7/8 x 7 7/8 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Sun Huang (mid 17th century)
    Formerly attributed to Qiu Ying 仇英 (ca. 1494-1552)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Leonard Klein
  • Provenance

    To 1974
    Leonard Klein, Los Angeles, California. [1]
    From 1974
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Leonard Klein, Los Angeles, California. [2]
    [1] See folder sheet note dated, May 17, 1996, object file, Collections Management Office.
    [2] See note 1. According to this dated sheet note, the object was transferred from the Study Collection to the Permanent Collection on 1979.
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Gift of Leonard Klein
  • Type

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