Tribute bearers

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Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Li Gonglin (傳)李公麟 (ca. 1049-1106)
Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th century
Medium
Ink on silk
Dimensions
H x W (avg. image): 27.8 x 29 cm (10 15/16 x 11 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1913.2
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
baimiao style, China, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance

To 1913
Dr. Berthold Laufer, Chicago, to 1913 [1]

From 1913 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Dr. Berthold Laufer in 1913 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] Undated folder sheet note. See also Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 920, Freer Galley of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. This object exhibits seals, colophons, or inscriptions that could provide additional information regarding the object’s history; see Curatorial Remarks in the object record for further details.

[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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
Dr. Berthold Laufer (C.L. Freer source)

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
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