Buildings in a Mountain Gorge

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Liu Songnian (傳)劉松年 (ca. 1150-after 1225)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 17th-18th century
Medium
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 34.3 x 307 cm (13 1/2 x 120 7/8 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1911.520
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
China, landscape, mountain, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1911
Chir Po-sai, China, to 1911 [1]

From 1911 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Chir Po-sai, in China, in 1911 [2]

From 1920
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 [3]

Notes:

[1] See Reserved Makimono List, L. 751, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This object was kept in the Reserved Section until 1921, when it was given a general Registration number.

[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)

Chir Po-sai (C.L. Freer source)
Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919

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

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