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Purchased from American Art Association (sale of Herbert G. Squiers Collection). For price, see S.I. 343, original Miscellaneous List.

Original attribution: Chinese. Ch’ien Lung. See further, S.I. 343, Appendix IV, and Miscellaneous Envelope File.

The Envelope file contained no further information, and has now been destroyed.

Added Ch’ing, reign of Ch’ien Lung (1736-1795).

This seems to fit the Daoguang period.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 1736-1795
Medium
Wood
Dimensions
H x W x D: 87.3 x 116.5 x 66 cm (34 3/8 x 45 7/8 x 26 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1912.11
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Furniture and Furnishing
Type

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Keywords
China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance
Provenance research underway.
Description

Purchased from American Art Association (sale of Herbert G. Squiers Collection). For price, see S.I. 343, original Miscellaneous List.

Original attribution: Chinese. Ch'ien Lung. See further, S.I. 343, Appendix IV, and Miscellaneous Envelope File.

The Envelope file contained no further information, and has now been destroyed.

Added Ch'ing, reign of Ch'ien Lung (1736-1795).

This seems to fit the Daoguang period.

Published References
  • John Getz. Illustrated Catalogue of the Noteworthy Collection of Beautiful old Chinese Porcelains and other Oriental Treasures formed by the late Herbert G. Squiers. New York, April 9 - 12, 1912. lot 701.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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