Phoenixes, rocks, and flowers (pair with F1905.16)

Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty or Joseon period, possibly 16th century
Medium
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W: 155 x 103.3 cm (61 x 40 11/16 in)
Geography
China or Korea
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1905.15
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

Keywords
China, flower, Joseon period (1392 - 1910), Korea, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), phoenix
Provenance

To 1905Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, to 1905 [1]From 1905 to 1919Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Yamanaka & Company, New York, NY, in 1905 [2]From 1920Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]Notes:[1] Undated folder sheet note. See Original Panel List, L. 45, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. [2] See note 1.[3] The original deed of Charles Lang Freer's gift was signed in 1906. The collection was received in 1920 upon the completion of the Freer Gallery.

Previous Owner(s)

Yamanaka and Co. (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

Published References

Thomas Lawton Linda Merrill. Freer: a legacy of art. Washington and New York, 1993. p. 216, fig. 148.

Collection Area(s)
Korean Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum

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