The Hall of Parent’s Ease

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Maker(s)
Artist: Traditionally attributed to Wang Meng 王蒙 (ca. 1308-1385)
Historical period(s)
Ming or Qing dynasty, 17th century?
Medium
Ink and color on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 24.5 x 97.2 cm (9 5/8 x 38 1/4 in)
Geography
China
Credit Line
Purchase — Charles Lang Freer Endowment
Collection
Freer Gallery of Art
Accession Number
F1939.59
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Painting
Type

Handscroll

Keywords
China, garden, garden rock, landscape, Ming dynasty (1368 - 1644), Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911), waterfall, WWII-era provenance
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Published References
  • Hugo Munsterberg. The Landscape Painting of China and Japan., 1st ed. Rutland, Vermont. pl. 49.
  • Richard Edwards. The Field of Stones: A Study of the Art of Shen Chou (1427-1509). Oriental Studies Series, no. 5 Washington, 1962. pl. 3.
  • Grace Dunham Guest, Archibald Gibson Wenley. Annotated Outlines of the History of Chinese Arts. Washington, 1949. p. 16.
  • Rene Grousset. Chinese Art and Culture. New York. p. 240.
Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Google Cultural Institute
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