Willow House and Water Fowl

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    early-mid 20th century
  • Geography

  • Material

    Ink and color on paper
  • Dimension

    H x W (image): 133.6 x 38.9 cm (52 5/8 x 15 5/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Artist

    Qi Baishi 齊白石 (1864-1957)
  • Provenance

    To 1997
    Wang Fangyu (1913-1997) and Sum Wai (1918-1996), to 1997 [1]
    To 1998
    Shao F. Wang, New York and Short Hills, NJ, by descent, to 1998 [2]
    From 1998
    Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Shao F. Wang in 1998
    [1] According to Curatorial Note 3, Joseph Chang, May 7, 1998, and Joseph Chang, August 18, 1998, in the object record.
    [2] See note 1.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    A Literati Life in the Twentieth Century: Wang Fangyu - Artist, Scholar, Connoisseur (February 11 to June 20, 1999)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Wang Fangyu (1913-1997)
    Sum Wai (1918-1996)
    Shao F. Wang
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Bequest from the collection of Wang Fangyu and Sum Wai, donated in their memory by Mr. Shao F. Wang
  • Type

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