Li Wenqing (late 19th-early 20th century), Shanghai, to 1916 
From 1916 to 1919
Charles Lang Freer (1854-1919), purchased from Li Wenqing, in New York, in 1916 
Freer Gallery of Art, gift of Charles Lang Freer in 1920 
 See Reserved Panel List, R. 24, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. See also, LVC Catalogue, 1915, No. 65.
 See note 1.
 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
Li Wenqing (C.L. Freer source) ca. 1869-1931
- Published References
- Thomas Lawton. "画中人 上海书画出版社." Chinese Figure Painting. Shanghai, China. .
- Suzuki Kei. Chugoku kaiga sogo zuroku [Comprehensive Illustrated Catalog of Chinese Painting]. 5 vols., Tokyo, 1982-1983. vol. 1: p. 249.
- Stephen Little. Realm of the Immortals: Daoism in the Arts of China. Exh. cat. Cleveland, February 10 - April 10, 1988. p. 45, fig. 18a.
- Mary H. Fong. The Iconography of the Popular Gods of Happiness, Emolument, and Longevity (Fu Lu Shou). vol. 44, no. 2/3 Washington and Zurich. pp. 159-199, fig. 7.
- Thomas Lawton. Chinese Figure Painting. Exh. cat. Washington, 1973. cat. 40, pp. 162-163.
- Collection Area(s)
- Chinese Art
- Web Resources
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