An Outing on a Snowy Day

Maker(s)
Artist: Formerly attributed to Xia Sen (active mid-13th century)
Historical period(s)
Ming dynasty, ca. 1500
School
Zhe School
Medium
Hanging scroll mounted on panel; ink and color on silk
Dimensions
H x W (image): 192.7 x 102.7 cm (75 7/8 x 40 7/16 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number
F1916.519
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Hanging scroll (mounted on panel)

Keywords
architecture, bridge, China, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), river, winter
Provenance

To 1916
You Xiaoxi, Shanghai, to 1916 [1]

From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from You Xiaoxi, in New York, in 1916 [2]

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

Notes:

[1] See Original Kakemono and Makimono List, L. 1118, 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)

Charles Lang Freer 1854-1919
You Xiaoxi (C.L. Freer source) late 19th-early 20th century

Published References
  • Richard M. Barnhart. An Imaginary Exhibition of Chinese Paintings from the Freer Gallery. vol. 24, no. 3 Hong Kong, March 1993. pp. 36-37, fig. 9.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum